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High court to hear dispute about TV over Internet

WASHINGTON (AP) – Thirty years after failing to convince the Supreme Court of the threat posed by home video recordings, big media companies are back and now trying to rein in another technological innovation they […]


Judge almost shut down surveillance program

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge who oversaw a secret U.S. spy court almost shut down the government’s domestic surveillance program designed to fight terrorism after he “lost confidence” in officials’ ability to operate […]


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Court sides with Yahoo in data collection case

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yahoo has won a court fight that could help the public learn more about the government’s efforts to obtain data from Internet users. The U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court, which reviews […]


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Groups want details on license plate readers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two privacy rights groups have filed a legal action against the Los Angeles Police Department and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department asking a judge to order them to provide more […]


Private picture of Mark Zuckerberg’s family leaked on Twitter

SEATTLE (AP) – Even Mark Zuckerberg’s family can get tripped up by Facebook’s privacy settings. A picture that his sister posted on her personal Facebook profile was seen by a marketing director, who then posted it to Twitter with her 40,000+ followers.



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