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Are Your Gadgets Spying on You?

May 6, 2011

TechFreedom Senior Adjunct Fellow Larry Downes was on NPR’s Science Friday show last Friday to talk about the recent revelation that Apple’s iPhone was “tracking”...


Leading Free Market Groups Urge Congress to Update Key U.S. Privacy Law

April 6, 2011

This morning, the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee heard key administration officials testify  about the statute that governs law enforcement access to private information held electronically...


TechFreedom Files Amicus Brief in Sorrell v. IMS Health

March 31, 2011

TechFreedom filed an amicus brief today urging the Supreme Court to strike down a Vermont law restricting the use of data for marketing name brand...


Szoka Statement on FTC’s Google Buzz Settlement

March 30, 2011

WASHINGTON D.C. – The Federal Trade Commission today announced it has reached a settlement with Google concerning privacy complaints about how the company launched its...


TechFreedom Comments on the FTC’s Preliminary Staff Report on Privacy

February 18, 2011

Berin Szoka filed comments Friday on the  Preliminary FTC Staff Report on Protecting Consumer Privacy in an Era of Rapid Change: A Proposed Framework for...


Statement of Concern about Expansion of CALEA Has Broad Support

February 14, 2011

A Statement of Concern about Expansion of CALEA (embedded below) has been issued with the support of a wide range of industry groups and public-interest advocates. (CALEA...