This is the total number is requests that includes all types like criminal, FISA and other requests. Yahoo CEO said that "Democracy demands accountability". She also stated that Yahoo has to follow the law and can not disclose number of requests given by Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, like all other internet giants. She said that FISA number is classified but also recommended that government has to look deeply into matter in accordance withprivacy concerns of the citizens. But most of the requests are related to fraud issues, kidnappings, homicides and police investigations against criminals.
Yahoo CEO also announced that the company is going to issue its own transparency report for the first time in accordance to global law enforcement. This report will be released during late summers.
The “geek mind” is concerned with more than just the latest iPhone rumors, or which company will win the gaming console wars. I4U is concerned with more than just the latest photo shoot or other celebrity gossip.
The “geek mind” is concerned with life, in all its different forms and facets. The geek mind wants to know about societal and financial issues, both abroad and at home. If a Fortune 500 decides to raise their minimum wage, or any high priority news, the geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants to know the top teams in the National Football League, or who’s likely to win the NBA Finals this coming year. The geek mind wants to know who the hottest new models are, or whether the newest blockbuster movie is worth seeing. The geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants—needs—knowledge.