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Congress Takes Up Email Privacy Reform. Again.

Originally posted on TechCrunch:
Two related bills, one apiece in the upper and lower chambers of Congress, were introduced today aimed at reforming email privacy. They mark another attempt by the nation’s legislative body at reforming the requirements that the government must meet to read your digital missives. Current protections are minimal. As TechCrunch previously reported, under…

The Drone That Could Save You From Drowning
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The Drone That Could Save You From Drowning

Originally posted on TechCrunch:
Drones. They’ve earned something of a reputation for being buzzy little floating boxes of annoyance and privacy invasion, and the hordes of people unwrapping them this week and subsequently crashing them into the nearest tree/power line/neighbor’s house probably won’t help. Slowly but surely, though, people are finding truly good, novel uses…