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Free Market Coalition: Amend CISPA to Preserve Freedom, Prevent Gov’t Overreach

April 20, 2012

The House of Representatives is expected to vote next week on the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act of 2011 (“ CISPA ”). TechFreedom and...

The Census’ Broken Privacy Promise

April 2, 2012

Jim Harper quotes Adam Marcus’s CNET piece and suggests the FTC would not recognize a “fascinating trove” exception if a private company were to release...

Adam Marcus: Promise broken with 1940 Census data release

April 2, 2012

Adam Marcus’s essay explaining what’s wrong with today’s release of the 1940 census rolls was also published by the Orange County Register.

Treasure trove of Census data stumbles on launch

April 2, 2012

In an article about the overwhelming interest in the release of the 1940 census data that overloaded the official website, Federal Computer Week quotes Adam...

AdChoices Campaign Good News for Consumer Privacy

January 20, 2012

Today, the Digital Advertising Alliance, a group of leading digital ad agencies and online ad networks, unveiled a campaign to bring attention to AdChoices, its...

TechFreedom Files Comments on FTC’s COPPA Rule Review

December 23, 2011

In comments ( PDF ) on the FTC’s  Review of the  rules  implementing the Children’s Online Privacy Act (COPPA), I urge the FTC to consider...