A Story of Surveillance

His first inkling that something was amiss came in summer 2002 when he opened the door to admit a visitor from the National Security Agency to an office of AT&T in San Francisco. “What the heck is the NSA doing here?” Mark Klein, a former AT&T technician, said he asked himself. Read more

Yahoo plea over China rights case

Internet giant Yahoo has asked a US court to dismiss a lawsuit accusing it of complicity in rights abuses and acts of torture in China. The firm filed a motion for dismissal saying its Chinese subsidiary had no choice but to comply with local laws.Yahoo is being sued by the World Organization for Human Rights for sharing information about its users with the Chinese government. Read more