2014 01 15 NPR NSA Reportedly Can Monitor 100,000 Computers Worldwide : The Two-Way : NPR

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/01/15/262650392/nsa-reportedly-has-surveillance-software-on-100-000-computers NSA Reportedly Can Monitor 100,000 Computers Worldwide The NSA can reportedly monitor what’s going on with 100,000 computers around the world. Gregorio Borgia /AP “The National Security Agency has implanted software in… Continue reading

2014 01 15 NYT Judge Warns Proposed Safeguards Could Hamper Surveillance Court – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/15/us/politics/judge-warns-proposed-safeguards-could-hamper-surveillance-court.html?hp&_r=0 Judge Warns Proposed Safeguards Could Hamper Surveillance Court Washington — A leading Federal District Court judge has waded into the debate over National Security Agency eavesdropping and data collection, warning that several… Continue reading

2014 01 11 NYT The Next Data Privacy Battle May Be Waged Inside Your Car – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/11/business/the-next-privacy-battle-may-be-waged-inside-your-car.html?_r=0 The Next Data Privacy Battle May Be Waged Inside Your Car Garmin sells a windshield-mounted camera and data recorder. Garmin Cars are becoming smarter than ever, with global positioning systems, Internet connections,… Continue reading

2014 01 07 NPR The Secret Burglary That Exposed J. Edgar Hoover’s FBI : NPR

http://www.npr.org/2014/01/07/260302289/the-secret-burglary-that-exposed-j-edgar-hoovers-fbi The Secret Burglary That Exposed J. Edgar Hoover’s FBI F.B.I. director J. Edgar Hoover is seen in his Washington office, May 20, 1963. The 1971 burglary of one of the Bureau’s offices… Continue reading

1996 07 06 NYT Private Eyes and Government Files – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/1996/07/06/opinion/private-eyes-and-government-files.html Private Eyes and Government Files Checking the background and reliability of Government workers seeking security clearances is a sensitive job that can easily be mishandled, as the White House abuse of F.B.I.… Continue reading

2003 10 23 NYT TECHNOLOGY; Venture to Offer ID Card for Use at Security Checks – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/23/business/technology-venture-to-offer-id-card-for-use-at-security-checks.html?pagewanted=all&src=pm TECHNOLOGY; Venture to Offer ID Card for Use at Security Checks By JOHN SCHWARTZ Published: October 23, 2003 Americans hate to wait. But will they pay — and submit to security screenings… Continue reading

2014 01 04 NYT Court Backs Shielding of Legal Memo on Phone Records – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/04/us/court-backs-shielding-of-legal-memo-on-phone-records.html?hp&_r=0 Court Backs Shielding of Legal Memo on Phone Records WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court on Friday ruled that the Obama administration may continue to withhold a Justice Department memorandum that apparently… Continue reading

2009 05 15 NYT Editorial – GPS and Privacy Rights – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/05/15/opinion/15fri3.html?gwh=1B1B63D60C4D3889E65C3F382D08C1C3&gwt=pay GPS and Privacy Rights The police generally need a search warrant to enter a person’s home or to listen to phone calls. But courts have been divided on whether the police must… Continue reading

1999 11 04 NYT NEWS WATCH; G.M. to Offer a New Reason To Keep the Cell Phone On – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/1999/11/04/technology/news-watch-gm-to-offer-a-new-reason-to-keep-the-cell-phone-on.html NEWS WATCH; G.M. to Offer a New Reason To Keep the Cell Phone On For drivers not already talking on their cellular phones, the General Motors Corporation plans to introduce a new… Continue reading

2003 12 21 NYT Court Leaves the Door Open For Safety System Wiretaps – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/21/automobiles/court-leaves-the-door-open-for-safety-system-wiretaps.html Court Leaves the Door Open For Safety System Wiretaps PEOPLE with sophisticated safety and communications systems in their cars may be getting an unwanted feature. An appeals court decision last month revealed… Continue reading