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Google, Facebook, Microsoft & Others Join Forces to Fight NSA Spying

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Google, Twitter, Microsoft and Facebook are among eight of the world's largest tech companies to sign a joint letter to US congress demanding reforms in the way government agencies collect user data. Their demands align with the USA Freedom Act. Google, Twitter, Microsoft and Facebook are among eight of the world's largest tech companies to sign a joint letter to US congress demanding reforms in the way government agencies collect user data. Their demands align with the USA Freedom Act. 0 Comments

Google: 25,000 Government Requests for Data in First Half of 2013

Google Transparency report showing redacted FISA requests

Data released by Google shows that requests rose from 21,389 to 25,879 between the second half of 2012 and the first half of 2013. In total 42,500 user accounts were targeted and Google said 65 percent of requests led to some data being given up. Data released by Google shows that requests rose from 21,389 to 25,879 between the second half of 2012 and the first half of 2013. In total 42,500 user accounts were targeted and Google said 65 percent of requests led to some data being given up. 0 Comments