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Court renews NSA mandate, tech firms want more transparency

Monday 22 July 2013 | 10:03 CET | News
Apple, Google and other technology companies have urged the US government to allow them to release more information about security requests. They are requesting more transparency to publish regular statistics about the scope and nature of what data is queried. The BBC writes that recent revelations about US telecom monitoring systems have led to technology companies asserting their independence in the eyes of end-users. NSA director general Keith Alexander said ' We just want to make sure we do it right'. In related news, the US government has authorised the NSA to continue operating as it

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