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PH Navy launches web app to monitor procurements

Dec 11, 2019 - 9:05 PM

An online database of the Navy's procurement projects and their progress will 'promote transparency and prevent corruption,' the Navy says

CONTACT POINT. The Philippine Navy launches its web application, the Procurement Information System (PRISM) to promote transparency and prevent corruption in procuring goods and services. Photo from the Philippine Navy

Shell wins ‘Company of the Year’ award

Mar 16, 2015 - 1:50 PM

Stratworks and UST are among the big winners in the Philippine Quill Awards 2014

Katy Perry sambangi Indonesia kedua kalinya

Jan 30, 2015 - 7:47 PM

Konser yang bertajuk Prismatic ini diprakarsai oleh promotor Ismaya Live

US threatened Yahoo with huge fine over surveillance

Sep 12, 2014 - 8:28 AM

At one point the US government threatened an imposition of US 250 000 a day if Yahoo refused to comply with the government s requests

TRANSPARENCY. Background image from Wikipedia.

US lawmakers pass bill to curb NSA

Jun 20, 2014 - 4:02 PM

A bill that would restrict the electronic surveillance powers of the National Security Agency is approved in the US House of Representatives by a large margin 293 to 123

INTEL HQ. The National Security Agency (NSA) headquarters at Fort Meade, Maryland, as seen from the air, January 29, 2010. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

Almost 50 million followers on Twitter for Katy Perry

Jan 31, 2014 - 10:36 AM

Katy Perry Justin Bieber Lady Gaga and President Obama top the list of most followed people on Twitter

Risk insurance: The next step toward disaster resilience?

Jan 21, 2014 - 8:20 PM

Multinational insurance companies developed a possible insurance model that they say should be mandatory for all LGUs

Obama to unveil NSA reforms, response to Snowden

Jan 17, 2014 - 12:43 PM

What reforms will President Barack Obama present on Friday?

NSA REFORMS? US President Barack Obama at an event in the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on January 16, 2014 in Washington, DC. Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP

Obama may ban surveillance of foreign allied leaders

Oct 29, 2013 - 10:24 PM

A US official says Obama is considering banning US spy agencies from eavesdropping on allied leaders

OBAMA'S FOREIGN POLICY HEADACHE. US President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, DC, on October 8. File photo by Jewel Samad/AFP

Spain opens probe into US phone taps

Oct 29, 2013 - 9:45 PM

The Spanish probe will aim to establish if there are signs that a criminal offense took place

ENVOY SUMMONED. US Ambassador to Spain and Andorra James Costos (C) leaves the Spanish Foreign Affairs ministry on October 28, 2013 in Madrid after a meeting on reports of American spying on the country. Photo by Gerard Julien/AFP

Mexico probes US spying, France says snooping must end

Oct 23, 2013 - 9:57 AM

UPDATED The anger in Mexico City and Paris has put Washington in an awkward position

EU among priority spy targets for NSA - report

Aug 11, 2013 - 12:39 PM

Documents: US secret services interested in gathering intelligence concerning the 28 member bloc s foreign policy international trade economic stability

The European Union flag at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, 21 May 2013. Photo by EPA/Patrick Seeger

Katy Perry marks return with golden truck

Jul 31, 2013 - 4:54 PM

Mammoth promotional drive out in the streets to promote singer actress s new album

GOLDEN COMEBACK. Singer-actress goes big with album teaser

France rejects Snowden asylum request

Jul 05, 2013 - 12:24 AM

France s interior ministry says it will not agree to Edward Snowden s asylum request

SOLUTION SEEKING. Presidents Vladimir Putin and Barack Obama are looking for a way out of the impasse caused by Edward Snowden's stay in a Moscow airport. Image courtesy of The Guardian/Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald

New NSA slides explain PRISM at work

Jul 01, 2013 - 8:29 PM

The Washington Post releases new slides showing how PRISM works and what information it gets from whom

PRISM'S TASKING PROCESS. The slide outlines how an NSA request for data using PRISM works. Screen shot from The Washington PostPRISM'S TASKING PROCESS. The slide outlines how an NSA request for data using PRISM works. Screen shot from The Washington Post

Europeans demand answers over alleged US bugging

Jul 01, 2013 - 8:21 AM

EU Justice Commissioner Viviane Reding warned that the long awaited free trade negotiations could be affected if the bugging allegations proved true

The European Union flag at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, 21 May 2013. Photo by EPA/Patrick Seeger

Russia denies Snowden involvement as mystery deepens

Jun 25, 2013 - 9:38 PM

UPDATE Russia slams as rubbish Washington s suggestions that Moscow was complicit in Snowden s disappearance

‘NO INVOLVEMENT.’ A picture taken in Moscow Sheremetyevo airport aboard a plane of Aeroflot flight from Moscow to Havana on June 24, 2013, shows the empty window seat which fugitive US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden was scheduled to occupy. Russia denies involvement in Snowden’s travels. AFP/Kirill Kudryavtsev

Snowden charged with espionage

Jun 22, 2013 - 7:06 AM

3rd UPDATE US authorities also ask Hong Kong to detain the National Security Agency leaker; Hong Kong officials remain tight lipped about the case

WHISTLEBLOWER. Edward Snowden speaks during an interview with British newspaper The Guardian in Hong Kong, June 6, 2013. Image courtesy of The Guardian/Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald

Skype joined NSA's Prism: report

Jun 21, 2013 - 12:09 PM

Skype may have NSA connections prior to its acquisition by Microsoft according to a report by The New York Times

NSA CONNECTIONS? A New York Times report says Skype looked into giving the NSA access to user calls. Screenshot from Skype

WikiLeaks plane 'ready' to bring Snowden to Iceland

Jun 21, 2013 - 11:07 AM

A businessman connected to WikiLeaks says a plane is ready to take whistleblower Edward Snowden to Iceland

WHISTLEBLOWER. Edward Snowden speaks during an interview with British newspaper The Guardian in Hong Kong, June 6, 2013. Image courtesy of The Guardian/Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald

Google aims to aggregate data requests

Jun 19, 2013 - 10:35 AM

Google files a petition for permission to disclose aggregated numbers on the data requests it receives

GOOGLE PETITION. Google asks the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court for permission to be more transparent with data requests.

Yahoo! discloses US gov't data requests

Jun 18, 2013 - 1:33 PM

Yahoo reveals its own user data request numbers

YAHOO TRANSPARENCY. The web giant opens up with general numbers on the amount of data requests it receives from US law enforcement agencies

Defiant Snowden promises more leaks

Jun 18, 2013 - 8:22 AM

UPDATE Snowden: Truth is coming and it cannot be stopped

WHISTLEBLOWER. Edward Snowden speaks during an interview with British newspaper The Guardian in Hong Kong, June 6, 2013. Image courtesy of The Guardian/Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald

Apple opens up on gov't data requests

Jun 17, 2013 - 5:13 PM

Apple reveals some of the data pertaining to government requests for user information and how the company responded

APPLE ON CUSTOMER PRIVACY. Apple discusses some of the details regarding US government requests for data

Snowden poses stress test for HK's ties with China

Jun 17, 2013 - 2:35 PM

Experts: The former CIA analyst is testing its civil liberties and will set a landmark on whether the city can govern itself without interference from Beijing

WHISTLEBLOWER. Edward Snowden speaks during an interview with British newspaper The Guardian in Hong Kong, June 6, 2013. Image courtesy of The Guardian/Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald

Facebook releases data on US security requests

Jun 15, 2013 - 11:51 AM

US security related requests in the 2nd half of 2012 involve between 18 000 to 19 000 accounts

Snowden: US hacking HK, China for years

Jun 13, 2013 - 9:16 AM

Snowden vows to stay in Hong Kong and says he will fight attempts of the US government to have him brought back home to face charges

WHISTLEBLOWER. Edward Snowden speaks during an interview with British newspaper The Guardian in Hong Kong, June 6, 2013. Image courtesy of The Guardian/Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald

Snowden vows more disclosures on US surveillance program

Jun 12, 2013 - 10:37 PM

He also vows to stay in Hong Kong to fight any extradition bid

The NSA Black Hole

Jun 11, 2013 - 11:06 AM

5 Basic Things We Still Don t Know About the Agency s Snooping

INTEL HQ. The National Security Agency (NSA) headquarters at Fort Meade, Maryland, as seen from the air, January 29, 2010. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

US plans 'aggressive' pursuit of Snowden

Jun 11, 2013 - 9:14 AM

US lawmakers demanded his immediate extradition from Hong Kong over his sensational leaking of an Internet surveillance program

INTEL HQ. The National Security Agency (NSA) headquarters at Fort Meade, Maryland, as seen from the air, January 29, 2010. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

Leak highlights risk of outsourcing US spy work

Jun 11, 2013 - 2:14 AM

UPDATE Jobs that were once performed by government employees are now carried out by paid contractors in a dramatic shift that began in the 1990s

INTEL HQ. The National Security Agency (NSA) headquarters at Fort Meade, Maryland, as seen from the air, January 29, 2010. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

Rappler Newscast | June 10, 2013

Jun 10, 2013 - 9:00 PM

US contractor says he leaked intel data PH Navy chases vietnamese vessel from Tubbataha Koreas hold talks first in years

Snowden: Conscience, disillusion drove him to leak NSA secrets

Jun 10, 2013 - 6:07 PM

UPDATE Snowden: I can t in good conscience allow the US government to destroy privacy Internet freedom and basic liberties for people around the world

WHISTLEBLOWER. Edward Snowden speaks during an interview with British newspaper The Guardian in Hong Kong, June 6, 2013. Image courtesy of The Guardian/Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald

US consulate, Hong Kong no comment on Snowden

Jun 10, 2013 - 3:30 PM

The US consulate and Hong Kong officials declined to comment Monday June 10 on the case of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden

WHISTLEBLOWER. Edward Snowden speaks during an interview with British newspaper The Guardian in Hong Kong, June 6, 2013. Image courtesy of The Guardian/Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald

U.S. contractor says he leaked intel data

Jun 10, 2013 - 6:16 AM

UPDATED Edward Snowden: I could not allow the US government to destroy privacy Internet freedom and basic liberties for people around the world

WHISTLEBLOWER. Edward Snowden speaks during an interview with British newspaper The Guardian in Hong Kong, June 6, 2013. Image courtesy of The Guardian/Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald

Obama defends surveillance dragnet

Jun 08, 2013 - 11:00 PM

I think it s important to recognize that you can t have 100 security and also then have 100 privacy and zero inconvenience says Obama

Internet titans deny opening doors to US spies

Jun 07, 2013 - 9:43 AM

Apple Facebook and other Internet greats deny giving the US government access to their servers

US secretly mining data from web giants: report

Jun 07, 2013 - 7:53 AM

Media reports show the US accesses the servers of 9 Internet giants to mine secret data