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U.S. tech business losses foreseen if NSA spying isn't curbed

U.S. technology companies are in danger of losing more business to foreign competitors if the National Security Agency's power to spy on cus


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How data caps could reshape the economics of the Internet (again)

This idea that you should pay more for greater usage is hardly new. As the New America Foundation noted last year, advocates for usage-based


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NSA Costs U.S. Tech $35 Billion Over Three Years | BusinessWeek

U.S. technology companies are in danger of losing more business to foreign competitors if the National Security Agency’s power to spy on cus


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Leahy's new USA Freedom Act — Out this morning: The costs of surveillance — FCC Commissioners talk telecom policy with MMTC | Politico

AND, NEW THIS MORNING: THE COSTS OF NSA SURVEILLANCE---A lengthy new report from New America Foundation's Open Technology Institute crunches


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Privacy group outlines cost of surveillance | The Hill

Kevin Bankston, the organization’s policy director, said in a statement that the new bill “would go a long way toward stemming the costs of


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Bloggingheads TV Discussion between Robert Wright and Lisa Goldman | Bloggingheads.tv

New America's Robert Wright and Lisa Goldman discuss the Gaza conflict.


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The U.S. Economy Is A Casualty Of NSA Surveillance Programs | io9

The report, Surveillance Costs: The NSA's Impact on the Economy, Internet Freedom & Cybersecurity, is available online at the New America Fo


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Tech Companies Reel as NSA's Spying Tarnishes Reputations | Bloomberg

U.S. technology companies are in danger of losing more business to foreign competitors if the National Security Agency’s power to spy on cus


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NSA Spying Will Cost US Tech Titans Billions, and That's Just the Start | Motherboard

“Too often, we have discussed the National Security Agency’s surveillance programs through the distorting lens of a simplistic ‘security ver


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Privacy-Boosted Freedom Act Introduced in Senate | US News & World Report

Kevin Bankston, policy director of the Open Technology Institute, tells U.S. News a version of the Freedom Act stronger than the House count


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New Report Highlights the Business Case to Make Youth Savings Work

The Youthsave initiative was featured in a press release from the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor.


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Kerry to Focus on India-us Ties in His Speech Today | Hindustan Times

Anish Goel, a former White House official dealing with India, said, "I am optimistic about the coming summit, but don't expect a major break