2012 Brought Advances, Setbacks
PRIVACYJanuary 4, 2013
CNET News reports on the “five reasons why 2012 mattered” when it comes to policy and privacy. The list includes citizen protests against the Stop Online Piracy Act, a less successful protest against the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act and the U.S. Supreme Court’s curbing of increasingly pervasive GPS tracking of individuals without a warrant. Meanwhile, San Francisco Chronicle reports on the setbacks and advances in online privacy in 2012.