Privacy Matters

Terror Tuesday: Dread of Drones

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California Governor Jerry Brown vetoes privacy legislation

Despite heroic organizing efforts by California ACLU affiliates and the EFF, among other organizations, Californians will not be able to breathe easier knowing that the police are required to get a warrant in order to track them through their electronics -- not this year, at least. That's because Democratic Governor Jerry Brown vetoed the location privacy bill on Sunday.

"Twitter revolution meets surveillance state"

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License plate readers, false transparency promises, misdirected terrorism resources and more

News you shouldn't miss, in case you did:

Warrantless electronic spying up sharply, records show

Terror Tuesday: “Moral high ground” or slippery slope?

A "suspicious activity reporting" app or a spy app?

Like the West Virginia fusion center before it, the Delaware spy center -- officially the Delaware Information and Analysis Center (DIAC) -- "now offers a mobile app to report suspicious activities in real-time by attaching a photo, sending location information, or entering details about suspicious vehicles or persons," says a press

Video shows journalist John Knefel's arrest at OWS

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Journalist John Knefel was arrested while reporting on the September 17, 2012 Occupy Wall Street anniversary. In the video above, you can see a white shirt NYPD officer pull him off the sidewalk and into the street, where he's arrested.

DHS has a cell phone sniffer? And more technology news

Everyone who attended OWS with a cell phone had their identity logged, says security expert

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