|Bill To Rescue Public Access TV Passes CA U&C Committee|
by Gary Martin, Access Sacramento
March 27th, 2014
Under a ground swell of 54 support letters and more than a dozen speakers, Assembly Joint Resolution (AJR) 39, aimed at helping fiscally struggling public, education and government (PEG) cable television channels, earned unanimous 12-0 approval Monday by the Assembly Utilities and Commerce at the California State Capitol.
|Google Pays $17 Million Fine for Privacy Violations|
by Attorney General of Maryland
The Attorney General alleged that Google’s circumvention of the default privacy settings in Safari for blocking third-party cookies violated state consumer protection and related computer privacy laws. The states claimed that Google failed to inform Safari users that it was circumventing their privacy settings and that Google’s earlier representation that third-party cookies were blocked for Safari users was misleading.
|May 2012 NSA Audit|
by National Security Agency, Washington Post
August 19th, 2013
Here is the May 2012 NSA audit documenting 2,776 violations of the blanket surveillance regulatory codes in one year.