Mister Schmidt, Tear Down This Database

It’s time all Americans stopped pretending that “Don’t be evil” actually means anything, and started looking closely at every single element of policy the firm promotes, starting with Net Neutrality, examining for ways that the corporation will gain at our expense.

Neil Stevens This is how privacy dies: to thunderous applause […]

White House Deputy CTO McLaughlin’s Google Buzz Account Deleted After FOIA Request

Capitol Confidential BigGovernment.com

Last week, we reported that Obama administration Deputy CTO Andrew McLaughlin –who headed up Google’s lobbying shop before joining the administration – had been ensnared in the Google Buzz privacy imbroglio when his Gmail contacts were made publicly available through his Google Buzz profile…and they revealed that McLaughlin’s most emailed Gmail contacts […]