Google Books Lives

PC World is reporting that Google Books has been allowed to live, for now. The win is huge for Google, which faced fines of up to $750 per copyrighted work,

Snowden Is Key To Transparency

At a press conference concerning NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden’s flight to Russia from Hong Kong, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said that “Mr. Snowden’s claim that he is focused

A Guide To The Marriage Debate

Gay marriage is one of several current political topics (the others being marijuana decriminalization and surveillance of American citizens) that fracture the simple left-right political spectrum, with conservatives, progressives, moderates,

Judicial Review Exists For A Reason

President Obama doesn’t believe the recently extensive surveillance of Americans’ electronic communications by the National Security Agency violates Americans’ privacy rights according to his chief of staff. But ultimately it’s

Don’t Fear Google Glass

The Congressional Bi-Partisan Privacy Caucus is concerned about the privacy implications of Google Glass, RTT News reports: Google seems to always be under the scanner for privacy concerns. Around the

Businesses War Over Online Sales Tax

Last week, the Senate voted 69-72 in favor of the online sales tax bill — the “Marketplace Fairness Act,” as it’s officially called. Although it still needs to go through