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Obama To Propose Ending NSA's Bulk Phone Data Collection

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March 25, 2014
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Under the proposal, phone companies would reportedly only be required to provide the records to the NSA under a court order. Video provided by Newsy


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Data Ecosystem: How Connectivity Will Change the World

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Tech Companies Tout Encryption, Privacy In Wake Of NSA Docs

Tech Companies Tout Encryption, Privacy In Wake Of NSA Docs

Newsy (June 7, 2014) — Several high-profile tech companies are touting their security and privacy measures in response to NSA data collection practices. Video provided by Newsy
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Privacy Board Says NSA Program Legal, Effective, Problematic

Privacy Board Says NSA Program Legal, Effective, Problematic

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