A MIT computer scientist explains quantum computers in plain English.
The tone of some NSA documents adds insult to injury.
New information about Tactical Access Operations, the U.S.'s lag on broadband service, and other technology policy stories you need to read.
Because there's no evidence that it ever has.
How procurement processes slow innovation, the narrowing gap between reality and science fiction, and other tech policy stories you need to read this morning.
The NSA wants all the benefits of domestic surveillance without the transparency and oversight that comes with it.
Target suffers data breach and Verizon promises more transparency.
Judge says Smith v. Maryland is a "far cry" the constitutional issues at stake in the NSA's domestic phone records program.
New NSA revelations including spying in video game worlds, outdated technology still in use by government, and a bad joke about spectrum auctions.
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