Members of the tech industry and estate lawyers are pushing Congress to tweak an email privacy law to ensure that digital accounts don’t die when their users do. 536 more words
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Iraq conflict breeds cyber-war among rival factions 22 July 2014 Last updated at 07:32 ETBy Mark Ward Technology correspondent, BBC News
The conflicts in Iraq and Syria have a parallel cyber-element, research suggests
A cyber-civil war is being waged alongside the armed conflict in Iraq, research by security firms suggests. 592 more words
Out in the Open: Ex-Googlers Building Cloud Software That’s Almost Impossible to Take Down - BY KLINT FINLEY 07.21.14 | 6:30 AM
Edward Snowden says NSA treats nude file photos as ‘fringe benefit’ - By Cheryl K. Chumley ` Friday, July 18, 2014
In 1995, Bill Gates sent a (now infamous) memo warning of the Internet’s impact. Now, with the news of 18,000 layoffs at Microsoft, Gates’ words are truer than ever. 527 more words
How do you draw “privacy”?
The first thing Mountain asks me to do is to scribble a series of black-and-white pictures in response to various, seemingly randomly generated, weighty prompts. 325 more words
Privacy advocates are dusting off a months-old campaign to block cybersecurity legislation that they warn would send too much personal information into government hands.
After failing to prevent a similar bill from passing through the House last year, advocates now want to make sure that the Senate can’t finish the job and send the bill to the president’s desk. 639 more words