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King Urges Obama to Stop Apologizing for NSA Phone Taps – Bloomberg

Washington Post King Urges Obama to Stop Apologizing for NSA Phone TapsBloombergPresident Barack Obama should “stop apologizing” for the National Security Agency telephone-intercept program that has “saved thousands of lives,” according to Republican U.S. Representative Peter King. Disclosures of the … Continue reading

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Festival of open houses taps San Francisco’s tech startup allure

By Malathi Nayak SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – New York-based entrepreneur Caleb Gandara came to San Francisco this week and managed a rare feat: he spent half a day roaming the offices of hot startups DropBox, Cloudera and Sidecar, chatting up … Continue reading

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US taps half-billion German phone, internet links in month-report – Reuters UK

Economic Times US taps half-billion German phone, internet links in month-reportReuters UKBERLIN | Sun Jun 30, 2013 11:19am BST. BERLIN (Reuters) – The United States taps half a billion phone calls, emails and text messages in Germany in a typical … Continue reading

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US taps half-billion German phone, internet links in month: report – Reuters

Economic Times US taps half-billion German phone, internet links in month: reportReutersBERLIN | Sun Jun 30, 2013 5:40am EDT. BERLIN (Reuters) – The United States taps half a billion phone calls, emails and text messages in Germany in a typical … Continue reading

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NSA taps in to user data of Google, Skype and others, secret files reveal – The Guardian

The Guardian NSA taps in to user data of Google, Skype and others, secret files revealThe GuardianThe National Security Agency has obtained direct access to the systems of Google, Facebook, Apple and other US internet giants, according to a top … Continue reading

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Clearwire taps Sprint funds, boosting deal prospects

(Reuters) – Wireless service provider Clearwire Corp said it would draw on $ 80 million in financing from Sprint Nextel Corp , which is seeking to buy it, reducing the chances for rival bidder Dish Network Corp . Clearwire, which … Continue reading

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Obama’s digital team taps private sector

Strategists behind the 2012 presidential online campaign will create a rapid response team within Sir Martin Sorrell’s advertising group Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Facebook taps Genentech veteran for board

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc appointed a former Genentech executive to its board of directors on Wednesday, the social networking company's latest move to expand its boardroom following its initial public offering last May. Susan Desmond-Hellmann, the Chancellor of … Continue reading

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Facebook taps Genentech veteran for board

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc appointed a former Genentech executive to its board of directors on Wednesday, the social networking company's latest move to expand its boardroom following its initial public offering last May. Susan Desmond-Hellmann, the Chancellor of … Continue reading

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Facebook taps Genentech veteran for board

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc appointed a former Genentech executive to its board of directors on Wednesday, the social networking company's latest move to expand its boardroom following its initial public offering last May. Susan Desmond-Hellman, the Chancellor of … Continue reading

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