The US Government finally put an End to Phone Records Collection Program

Yesterday marked the end of NSA’s program to collect bulk phone records in the United States. Advocates all over the world questioned the The US government fairness about surveillance technology and started pushing for privacy since former NSA contractor Edward Snowden exposed the program to journalists 2 years ago. The masses gained the government attention earlier this … Continue reading The US Government finally put an End to Phone Records Collection Program

Tor Users ‘are neither invisible nor untouchable’, said head of Europol’s European cybercrime center, Troels Oerting

The leader of Europol’s European cybercrime center said those hiding behind the anonymous communication encrypted system facility, Tor should not consider themselves invisible – at least from the European cybercrime center. Coordinated raids by law enforcement agencies in the U.S. and 16 European countries have closed hundreds of underground websites, including dozens dealing in weapons and drugs, … Continue reading Tor Users ‘are neither invisible nor untouchable’, said head of Europol’s European cybercrime center, Troels Oerting

US Court Officially bans Aereo from streaming live TV to devices

Aereo can no longer relay TV shows to its customers using its teeny-tiny antennas (for now, that is), according to US District Judge Alison Nathan.  It’s been a while since the Supreme Court decided that the service violates the law by “transmitting performances of copyrighted work to the public,” but it’s only now that a … Continue reading US Court Officially bans Aereo from streaming live TV to devices