Questions and answers about Obama's new NSA rules Questions and answers about Obama's plan to rein in NSA snooping on phone records and emails
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is ordering changes to spy programs that sweep up Americans' phone...
Jan 17 2014, 12:21pm CST
Officials: Obama likely to OK phone record changes AP sources: Obama expected to back changes to NSA surveillance with Congress handling details
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is expected to endorse changes to the way the government collects...
Jan 15 2014, 2:41am CST
Google Takes A Cue From The Apple Playbook With Nest Google’s acquisition of Nest Labs is being touted as a sign that it’s serious about putting itself at the center of the Internet of Things, a potential $19 billion market of opportunity for all kinds of connected...
Jan 14 2014, 2:36pm CST
MC-12 Crash Claims Three Lives The crash of an MC-12 aircraft in eastern Afghanistan has claimed three innocent lives. All three of them were American citizens. The authorities have made it clear that the tragic accident was not due to any enemy activity. Some find this hard to believe though.
Jan 11 2014, 6:50am CST
Top Ten Internet Law Developments of 2013 A look back at the Internet law highlights of 2013:
#10: Copyright Defendants Get High-Stakes Wins. 2013 saw several copyright defendants win long-running litigation affairs–and potentially crack open new markets,...
Jan 9 2014, 11:46am CST
The Weekly Oil & Gas Follies The Weekly Oil and Gas Follies – Volume 27, January 6, 2014
In which we drill down into the @GDBlackmon Twitter feed to briefly chronicle the week’s silliness, foibles, fake news and real news related to the oil and...
Jan 5 2014, 1:01pm CST
Report: NSA intercepts computer deliveries Report lifts lid on NSA hacker unit, says US spies intercept computer deliveries to plant bugs
LONDON (AP) — A German magazine lifted the lid on the operations of the National Security Agency's hacking...
Dec 29 2013, 12:06pm CST
Kellie Pickler Cheers Up the Troops in Afghanistan The American Idol star and country musician, Kellie Pickler took a trip to Afghanistan. There she cheered up the troops with her singing. It was a step taken to honor and buck up the American fighting forces in a foreign land.
Dec 27 2013, 5:40am CST
Ferocious, Weak And Crazy: The North Korean Strategy Editor’s Note: The following Geopolitical Weekly originally ran in January 2013. We repost it as recent turmoil in North Korea returns it to the spotlight.
By George Friedman
North Korea’s state-run media reported...
Dec 24 2013, 11:36am CST
How 'Straight Ally' Programs Are Transforming The Workplace There is still fear among lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) employees about coming ‘out’ in the workplace. Research by LGBT leadership organization ‘Out on the Street’ found that more than a third of LGBT...
Dec 23 2013, 7:56am CST
What's The Thread That Ties Your Story Together? Instead of the usual new year’s resolutions, which are notoriously hard to keep, why not set out on a concrete path to make the next chapter of your life more meaningful and satisfying? How? By “finding the thread that...
Dec 22 2013, 3:41pm CST
UN votes to protect privacy in digital age General Assembly approves resolution aimed at protecting privacy against unlawful surveillance
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution aimed at protecting the right...
Dec 20 2013, 8:37am CST
Australia Shared its Citizens’ Private Data with its Allies According to the latest leaks by NSA whistleblower, Edward Snowden, the Land down Under is guilty of spying on its people too. The secret 2008 5-Eyes document reveals that Australia offered to share its citizens’ private online data with its allies. This has caused outrage among most Aussies
Dec 2 2013, 5:31am CST
F-35 Cost Lowered The per-plane cost of F-35 has been lowered due to a South Korean order. This would save the US army about $2 billion as well as fuel 10,000 surplus careers.
Nov 27 2013, 2:56am CST
Huawei Still Manufactures Windows Phones The Chinese company, Huawei will continue to manufacture Windows Phone devices despite that fact that Microsoft and Nokia have signed a pact. This shows great loyalty and sincerity on the part of Huawei.
Sep 13 2013, 8:18am CDT
NSA Leaks Reveal that US is Spying on EU Europeans are up in arms as certain unpalatable news is leaked from the NSA. These reveal that the US has been bugging its European allies.
Jul 1 2013, 5:15am CDT
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