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The Threat Operations Center at the National Security Agency in Fort Meade, Maryland.

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The Threat Operations Center at the National Security Agency in Fort Meade, Maryland.

Guarding Your Privacy in a Post-Snowden World: Dos and Don’ts

President Barack Obama canceled talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin. He declared Edward Snowden is not a patriot. He said he’ll ask Congress to change the section of the Patriot Act authorizing the collection of telephone records. And that was...

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A Boeing Co. ScanEagle Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) flies over the ocean.

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A Boeing Co. ScanEagle Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) flies over the ocean.

FAA Going Slow on Drones as Privacy Concerns Studied

The Federal Aviation Administration told Congress it’s further delaying the naming of six test sites for unmanned aircraft, as called for in a law passed Feb. 14, as it weighs the privacy implications of the new technology. FAA acting chief Michael Huerta’s letter...

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