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Microsoft and NYPD partner for crime awareness system -- would make Jack Bauer proud

Samsung Leads $23M Round In Data Storage Hardware Company Pivot3

techcrunch.com
Texas-based data storage company Pivot3 has raised $23 million in new funding led by Samsung Ventures, with all existing Pivot3 investors participating including Focus Ventures, InterWest Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Mesirow Financial, Northleaf Capital Partners and Silver Creek Ventures. This brings Pivot3′s total funding to nearly $100 million. Pivot3′s storage...
Samsung Leads $23M Round In Data Storage Hardware Company Pivot3

Meet 'Boundless Informant,' the NSA's Tool for Tracking Global Surveillance Data

www.theatlantic.com
Meet 'Boundless Informant,' the NSA's Tool for Tracking Global Surveillance Data

Canada wants warrantless Internet spying, says critics back child pornographers

arstechnica.com
Canada's conservative government has re-introduced an Internet surveillance bill that would allow the government to obtain information about Internet subscribers—without a warrant. The legislation would require service providers to provide law enforcement with IP addresses, e-mail addresses, phone numbers, and other information on demand. The bill would also "require...
Canada wants warrantless Internet spying, says critics back child pornographers

British intelligence agency is reportedly accessing NSA's PRISM surveillance data

thenextweb.com
The Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) in the UK is reportedly accessing information obtained by PRISM, the covert initiative created by the National Security Agency and FBI to monitor communications in the United States. The Guardian claims to have obtained documents which show that GCHQ has been able to leverage the...
British intelligence agency is reportedly accessing NSA's PRISM surveillance data

Data Storage Startup Pivot3 Lands $25 Million

techcrunch.com
Data storage company Pivot3 has raised $25 million in Series C funding led by Focus Ventures with existing investors InterWest Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Mesirow Financial Capital Partners IX, and Silver Creek Ventures participating. This brings the startup’s total funding to over $50 million. Pivot3’s storage solutions offer integrated server...
Data Storage Startup Pivot3 Lands $25 Million

Boundless Informant: the NSA's secret tool to track global surveillance data

www.guardian.co.uk
Revealed: The NSA's powerful tool for cataloging data - including figures on US collection • Boundless Informant: mission outlined in four slides• Read the NSA's frequently asked questions documentThe National Security Agency has developed a powerful tool for recording and analysing where its intelligence comes from, raising questions about its...
Boundless Informant: the NSA's secret tool to track global surveillance data

Google releases new government surveillance data, Facebook stays mum

gigaom.com
Google issued a new update to its semi-annual Transparency Report this morning that, once again, revealed the number of government requests for user data to be on the rise. Between July and December of last year, governments asked Google to turn over user information 21,389 times — an increase of...
Google releases new government surveillance data, Facebook stays mum

How The Copyright Industry Pushed For Internet Surveillance

torrentfreak.com
There are many different forces pushing us toward a Big Brother dystopia. There are those who profit off of selling surveillance equipment (obviously), there are various religious nutcases who insist that they have the perfect way of life for everybody else, there are politicians who try to prey votes off...
How The Copyright Industry Pushed For Internet Surveillance
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