Tagged with “security risk”, UC researcher sues fed

Haiping Su, a Chinese national and US citizen heads to federal court in San Jose today to sue the federal government for publicly revealing his national security status without giving him a chance to clear his name, costing him his research role at NASA/Ames Research Center in Mountain View…

Obama administration defends collecting phone records

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Britain’s Guardian newspaper is reporting that the NSA has been collecting the telephone records of millions of Verizon customers…

Instagram says users’ photos won’t appear in ads

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Instagram says it will revise a planned update to its service agreement after confusion about its intent led to widespread user complaints…

Facebook – more privacy controls

Facebook is trying to make its privacy controls easier to find and understand in an effort to turn the world’s largest social network in to a more discreet place…