Posts Tagged ‘government’

House Passes “SAFE Act”

December 6th, 2007
House Democrats rushed and passed legislation related to regulating the Internet that is an obscene abuse of political power. House passes "Safe Act" The SAFE Act requires that anyone providing an "electronic communication service" or "remote computing service" to the public who learns about the transmission or storage of information about ...

Karl Rove Abused Geeks To Cover Tracks

December 2nd, 2007
Karl Rove's under fire for calling on nerds to cover his tracks The head of the federal agency investigating Karl Rove's White House political operation is facing allegations that he improperly deleted computer files during another probe, using a private computer-help company, Geeks on Call. This is a pretty big issue that ...

A Network You Can Trust, Amazon.com

November 29th, 2007
Kudos to Amazon, Inc., shame on AT&T for betraying our trust. I've been beyond angry at the "network you can trust -- AT&T" over its willingness to open up customer records, bills, and Internet activity to the government. I've never been a sucker for the "if you aren't doing ...