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Growing use of stingrays could erode privacy and lead to abuse by local police

January 24, 2015 2:00AM ET

by Nathan Freed Wessler   @NateWessler

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Phone Number Scan – iPhone Call Blocking

Phone Number Scan allows you to never have to question who’s calling you and stop those annoying callers. You also have quick and easy access to over 400 million user profiles; which can make your journey that much shorter. 281 more words

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Riley, Expectations of Privacy, and the Muddying of the Third-Party Doctrine

It’s hard to understate the importance of the Supreme Court’s unanimous ruling in the combined cases of Riley v. California and United States v. Wurie for digital rights and digital privacy. 779 more words


Cell Phones, Searches, and Seizures: How a Boston Case Will Establish Precedent for High-Tech Devices under the Fourth Amendment

Last Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in a potentially groundbreaking case with close ties to Boston.  In United States v. Wurie, a case originating in South Boston, the Justices will interpret the Fourth Amendment, which prohibits unreasonable search and seizure.  426 more words

Protecting Cell Phone Privacy

Smart phones are mini computers and have the capability of holding a lot of private information.  Here’s a few tips for keeping the information on your cell phone secure and private: 110 more words

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FreedomPop Develops Privacy-Oriented Smartphone Nicknamed 'Snowden Phone'

A “wireless underdog” best known for its free Internet and phone plans has introduced another revolutionary product: a smartphone that enables users to reclaim some lost privacy. 575 more words