Topic: email privacy

This [Corporate] Message Will Self-Destruct

Confide app enters Snapchat territory with sly sharing app

Hot tips, insider info, top secrets and off-the-record comments have a new app for secure digital transmission: Confide. The New York City-based startup launched today and is positioning itself as a…

Google Might Want to Rethink Scanning Gmail

Judge rules scans might violate wiretap law

Google may want to rethink delivering targeted ads based on email scans. A federal judge this morning declined Google's request to dismiss a class action lawsuit that alleged Google's scanning…

New Reports of Government Surveillance Escalate Privacy Debate

Has the administration run roughshod over the public's rights?

Microsoft might want to rethink running those ads that boast, "Your privacy is our priority." A stunning report in the Washington Post that says that the government, under the auspices of the…

Senate Judiciary Passes Update to Email Privacy Law

Requires law enforcement to obtain warrant

The Senate Judiciary Committee today unanimously passed by voice vote an update to an aging email privacy law requiring law enforcement to obtain a warrant before accessing private online content. Co-sponsored…