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Tag: U.S. Senate

  1. Use a VPN to protect your internet privacy

    Worried about your ISP? Is someone on your coffee shop’s Wi-Fi? A virtual private network (VPN) can help protect your privacy…

  2. The new age of Ayn Rand: How she won over President Trump and Silicon Valley

    As they plough through their GCSE revision, UK students planning to take politics A-level…

  3. Protecting against possible ISP snooping by using a VPN and https

    The Obama Administration created a new set of restrictions on Internet service providers…

  4. Why Congress’s rejection of proposed FCC data rules will not affect your privacy in the slightest

    Congress was right to disapprove them…

  5. Privacy 101: Why you need a VPN

    Earlier this week, the Republican-led Congress voted to repeal FCC rules that blocked ISPs…

  6. Congress to US citizens: Online privacy isn’t dead, those who want it will just have to pay for it

    Tuesday’s congressional vote to repeal U.S. restrictions on broadband providers doesn’t mean…

  7. U.S. Congress sends repeal of FCC broadband privacy rules to President Trump for signature

    The U.S. House voted on Tuesday 215-205 to repeal regulations requiring internet service providers…

  8. Congress votes to repeal FCC Internet privacy rules

    The U.S. House of Representatives voted primarily along party lines 215 to 205 Tuesday…

  9. U.S. Senate votes to overturn Internet privacy rules

    The Senate voted 50-48 Thursday to overturn the rules…

  10. How to watch President Trump’s first address to a Joint Session of Congress online tonight

    U.S. President Donald J. Trump will be delivering his first address to a Joint Session of Congress tonight…

  11. Apple is headed for a clash with President Trump on some crucial issues

    If President-elect Donald Trump stays true to his word, Apple should hope that a big wad of extra cash…

  12. President Trump’s attorney general pick Jeff Sessions could restart the encryption fight

    After weeks of speculation, President-elect Donald Trump today named Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) as his choice for attorney general…

  13. Hardware hack bypasses iPhone passcode security

    The work contradicts a claim made by the FBI earlier this year that this approach would not work….

  14. Apple backs Microsoft in battle against U.S. government over ‘Sneak-and-Peek’ searches

    Apple Inc., Google and Amazon.com Inc. were among the tech leaders that rallied behind Microsoft Corp…

  15. Inept Microsoft demonstrates just how right Apple was to stand up to U.S. government overreach

    I wrote an opinion piece predating the San Bernardino shootings on why Apple was right to stand firm…

  16. Bungling Microsoft singlehandedly proves that ‘backdoors’ are a stupid idea

    Microsoft leaked the golden keys that unlock Windows-powered tablets, phones and other devices sealed…

  17. Senator McCain says it’s ‘unacceptable’ that Tim Cook declined testify about encryption, warns of ‘subpoena power’

    Sen. John McCain warned Apple executives Thursday that the Senate Armed Services Committee ‘has subpoena power’ that could compel them…

  18. U.S. Senators blast cable industry’s so-called customer service

    U.S. senators blasted Comcast, AT&T, Charter Communications, and Dish Network over millions of dollars…

  19. Push for encryption law falters after Apple’s stand against government overreach

    U.S. lawmakers pledged to seek a law requiring technology companies to give law enforcement agencies a ‘back door’ to encrypted communications and electronic devices..

  20. Apple rehires prominent security pro to deliver even more powerful security features

    Apple Inc , which has resisted pressure from U.S. law enforcement to unlock encrypted iPhones…

  21. Feckless FBI unable to unlock iPhone, even with a ‘fingerprint unlock warrant’

    A judge recently took the controversial step of letting the FBI force a woman to unlock an iPhone with her fingerprints. But it didn’t work…

  22. The Touch ID lock on your iPhone isn’t cop-proof

    Law enforcement may be able to compel suspects to press their fingers to the devices and unlock them…

  23. U.S. government wants your fingerprints to unlock your phone

    As the world watched the FBI spar with Apple this winter in an attempt to hack into a San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone…

  24. U.S. Congressman Ted Lieu says strong encryption without backdoors is a ‘national security priority’

    Ted Lieu is one of the few bona fide computer geeks in Congress…

  25. Apple expresses ‘deep concerns’ over U.S. Senator’s proposed smartphone decryption bill

    Four coalitions representing Apple, Microsoft, Google, Amazon, and other major tech companies have published an open letter…

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