Without warrants, intelligence agency buys location data on US residents

A US intelligence agency is buying phone location information from data brokers, skipping the warrant process. Getty Images The US Defense Intelligence Agency collects location information that includes data on US residents without a warrant, according to a memo reported by The New York Times on Friday. The DIA buys the information from data brokers, who […]

Uber appeals California’s $59M fine over data on sexual assaults

Uber was the first ride-hailing company to voluntarily release a transparency report about serious safety incidents. Angela Lang/CNET California’s Public Utilities Commission fined Uber $59 million in December for refusing to turn over detailed information about...