Private data storage for NSA draws diverse critics

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WASHINGTON — A measure that President Barack Obama is considering as a way to curb the National Security Agency’s mass storage of phone data is already facing resistance — not only from the intelligence community but also from privacy advocates, the phone industry and some lawmakers. Obama last week suggested that he was open to the idea of requiring phone companies to store the records and allowing the government to search them under strict guidelines. Currently, the agency stores those records itself, part of a sprawling collection program that came to light through documents shared by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden. But now, industry officials, privacy advocates and congressional…

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Private data storage for NSA draws diverse critics

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WASHINGTON — A measure that President Barack Obama is considering as a way to curb the National Security Agency’s mass storage of phone data is already facing resistance — not only from the intelligence community but also from privacy advocates, the phone industry and some lawmakers. Obama last week suggested that he was open to the idea of requiring phone companies to store the records and allowing the government to search them under strict guidelines. Currently, the agency stores those records itself, part of a sprawling collection program that came to light through documents shared by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden. But now, industry officials, privacy advocates and congressional…

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Test cricket and the bitter truth - ESPNcricinfo.com (blog)


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Test cricket and the bitter truth
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The interest on a Test Cricket depends on the pitch. Test Cricket pitches should provide Testing- Fiery, Intimidating, Hostile environment to score runs and should not be batting friendly which negates the meaning of "Test". Make Fast and Green pitches ...
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