Companies like Facebook and Google ask the US govt to balance legislation with the protection of individual rights.
Widely-reported stories in the US media suggest spies spent years scouring through gaming forums looking for terrorists.
Worried by US spying revelations, India has begun drawing up a new email policy to help secure government communications
The group of defendants who pleaded guilty were composed of 11 men and two women.
Apple and Samsung are engaged in global litigation over each other's intellectual property.
The app has the ability to overlay information on a real-world background which some see as the next big digital craze.
The NSA said it was not tracking every foreign phone call and takes measures to limit how much US data is collected.
The Australian newspaper said the vast scale of the security breach is only just becoming evident.
Microsoft said the botnet had been costing advertisers on Bing, Google Inc and Yahoo Inc an estimated $2.7M monthly.
Using the iBeacon feature, the app will notify you if the computer you ordered is ready to be picked up.
Security experts say passwords for more than 2 million Facebook, Google and other accounts have been compromised.
The step by the maker of the popular computer operating system is aimed at reassuring nervous users overseas.
Obama said he is not allowed to have Apple's smart phone, the iPhone, for “security reasons.”
Lavabit, a secure email provider reportedly used by Snowden, shut down after the government requested a back door.
Some on Wall Street have questioned whether Twitter will ever gain the same user base as Google and Facebook
The measure is being debated in the shadow of the first anniversary of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Tumblr is flaunting its credentials with a first-ever breakdown of the year's hottest trends, topics and celebrities.