• Obama: Hi, Angela, promise we’re not spying Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 3:47 PM ET
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) chats with US President Barack Obama during the state dinner in Berlin on June 19, 2013.

    The White House says President Barack Obama has assured German Chancellor Angela Merkel that the U.S. isn't listening in on her phone calls.

  • Europe votes on data protection reform     Monday, 21 Oct 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Chris Forsyth, IP/IT partner at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, discusses the European Parliament's potential data protection reform to be voted on Monday and looks at how it will impact IT and social media firms.

  • No insider trading incidents on Snapchat: CEO     Tuesday, 8 Oct 2013 | 11:44 AM ET

    Evan Spiegel, CEO and co-founder of Snapchat, discusses the popular app's business model and privacy.

  • Alexis Ohanian, Reddit co-founder, shares his views on the Obamacare website, privacy and Twitter's IPO.

  • 'Like'? NSA is tracking Americans' social networks Sunday, 29 Sep 2013 | 10:03 AM ET
    National Security Agency building in Fort Meade, Md.

    The agency has exploited its data to create sophisticated graphs of some Americans’ social connections.

  • Facebook ad firestorm     Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 2:48 PM ET

    Facebook has a long history of facing privacy outrage. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Facebook must pay $20 million to settle a lawsuit in regards to a privacy policy. CNBC's Herb Greenberg, weighs in.

  • Cop watch: Who benefits when police get body cams? Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 10:50 AM ET
    An officer shows a video camera worn by some officers in Oakland, Calif.

    Police officers wearing video cameras has raised privacy concerns and practicality gripes. NBC News reports.

  • Wearable tech could track workers: Ex-Apple CEO Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 10:50 AM ET

    With Obamacare looming, businesses may look to offer employees healthy-living incentives and track them, said John Sculley, co-founder of Misfit Wearables and former Apple CEO.

  • Smart home start-up Control4 began trading on the Nasdaq today. Its CEO Martin Plaehn discusses how it ensures safety for customers.

  • Government ups requests for Twitter users' data Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 2:12 PM ET

    Twitter is under increasing pressure from governments around the world to release user's private information, with requests rising 40 percent in the first six months of the year.

  • The Snowden saga continues     Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 1:11 PM ET

    Is President Obama putting enough pressure on Russia to get Snowden back to the U.S.? Rep. Eliot Engel, (D-NY) says he would tell "President Obama not to go to Russia" next month, and also discusses the House passing new sanctions on Iran's oil exports.

  • Snowden free in Russia     Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers offers insight on his conversation with NSA chief Keith Alexander, and what's likely next for Edward Snowden after being granted a 1 year visa to stay in Russia.

  • NSA chief faces hackers     Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    National Security Agency chief Keith Alexander faced a hostile crowd as he spoke out about the damage of Edward Snowden's leaks. CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details.

  • Not just for cops: Someone else is tracking your car Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 3:00 PM ET
    A license plate reader on a police car in Washington, D.C.

    License plate recognition technology developed for law enforcement and embraced by the auto repossession industry is being opened to wider use through a private Florida company.

  • There was a lot of talk among media moguls yesterday at the Allen & Company conference about Steve Ballmer's plan to realign Microsoft, immigration reform and the NSA's Prism controversy, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Congress Eyes Google on Privacy     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 11:15 AM ET

    Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) discusses why lawmakers are concerned about Google Glass.

  • Where is Edward Snowden?     Monday, 24 Jun 2013 | 1:37 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the White House believes Edward Snowden is currently in Russia, and White House Press Secretary Jay Carney says the release of Snowden from China hurts the country's relations with the U.S.

  • SEC: 'Admit When You're Wrong!'     Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 10:44 AM ET

    Harvey Pitt, former SEC chairman, discusses a change in procedures at the SEC and whether it will result in more cases going to trial.

  • Snowden Saga Has Sparked Healthy Debate: Pro     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 7:42 PM ET

    Andrew Mclaughlin, Senior Vice President, at Betaworks says that the Snowden episode has evoked more people to question the boundaries of government surveillance.

  • NSA says 'snooping' works     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    Don Clark, a former FBI special agent, and George Gilder, author of "Knowledge and Power," discuss a terror plot targeting the NYSE that was thwarted by the NSA's surveillance program. With CNBC's Eamon Javers.