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Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder and "Zero to One" author, discusses the impact Edward Snowden had on unveiling the vulnerabilities of the virtual world.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports the U.S. government threatened Yahoo with daily fines of $250,000 for refusing to hand over data to the NSA. Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, provides perspective.
The U.S. government threatened Yahoo with a $250,000-per-day fine in 2008 if it did not hand over user data, declassified documents reveal.
Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, weighs in on Rupert Murdoch's rant on Twitter about piracy and hypocrisy at Google. Murdoch claimed privacy at Google was worse than the NSA.
Germany is ending a contract with Verizon over fears the company could be letting US intelligence agencies eavesdrop on sensitive communications.
This data-mining software company has landed several government contracts, transforming mounds of data into key intelligence.
CNBC contributor Jon Steinberg, discusses Marc Andreessen's comments that Eric Snowden is a traitor, not a patriot. Steinberg says Snowden is providing a service, but has gone too far.
He also tells CNBC the secrets Snowden has revealed have hurt Silicon Valley, and President Obama is doing nothing to help.
Marc Andreessen, Andreessen Horowitz, shares his thoughts on Edward Snowden spilling NSA secrets and the implications of the security breach.
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden says the government can spy on you, but experts say hackers seeking your financial data is still a bigger threat.
Carlo Gallo, director of Enquirisk, says global companies could view U.S. technology firms with increasing mistrust due to alleged links with the National Security Agency.
Saying it is a "fair concern," NSA leaker Edward Snowden tells NBC News why he's in Russia.
In an exclusive NBC News interview, Brian Williams asks NSA leaker Edward Snowden why he is in Russia.
In an interview with NBC News, Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who leaked documents related to U.S. surveillance methods, says he was trained as a spy, refuting claims by the U.S. government that he was a low-level worker.
A new comic book says it "takes a look at the man behind the headlines, searching for what might have motivated him."
US technology companies will likely bear the brunt of soured ties between Beijing and Washington over Internet security.
CNBC's John Harwood reports President Obama says he has not misread President Putin's intentions, what he cares about is his actions. Also the president speaks out on NSA data collection tactics.
The Obama administration will propose a new law banning the systematic collection of phone records, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
We've seen an increase in "cybermischief" over the past few years, says William Plummer, Huawei vice president of external communications, discussing allegations that the NSA spied on Chinese telecom giant Huawei. There is a growing mistrust among technology information networks, Plummer adds.
The NSA reportedly tried to hack into Chinese technology firm Huawei and exploit its technology networks to spy on people, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.