On Wednesday, Congress almost passed an amendment intended to put a stop to NSA telecommunications surveillance practices. The amendment was just barely shot down by a 205-217 vote, which was populated by democrats and republicans on both sides.
Following the footsteps of Facebook, Microsoft becomes the second company to release government data request numbers.
The U.S. State of Maine recently voted on a new proposal that will require all law enforcement agencies to obtain a warrant in order to track cellular phones. Many are calling this new law ‘historic’ and it came not long after the U.S. Justice department was under the spotlight for tapping cell phone communication without