10 Jun '13, 12pm
PRISM: Watch Googlers Defend Google
I assume by now you've all heard about the U.S. government program named PRISM, where the National Security Agency (NSA) claimed to have direct access to Google, Yahoo, Verizon, etc servers of data. Google, Yahoo, Facebook and most of the technology companies have come out to deny any involvement in such activities. You can read Larry Page's post on the Google blog : First, we have not joined any program that would give the U.S. government—or any other government—direct access to our servers. Indeed, the U.S. government does not have direct access or a “back door” to the information stored in our data centers. We had not heard of a program called PRISM until yesterday. He goes on and on ending, "the level of secrecy around the current legal procedures undermines the freedoms we all cherish." So interesting. Anyway, you have Googlers all over the place defending Google on t...