Apple Joins Tech Giants in Calling for Reform of Government's Surveillance

Monday, December 9, 2013
Apple Joins 62 Other Tech Giants in Calling for Reform on the Government's Surveillance Program.

In light of this summer's revelations about the NSA surveillance program, Apple has joined a group of 62 tech giants in calling on the US governement to seriously reform their surveillance program. They have created the website Reform Government Surveillance to voice their concerns.

Apple, Microsoft, Google, Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter and Yahoo have all signed an open letter to Washington calling for changes. "The balannce in many countries has tipped too far in favor of the state and away from the rights of the individual - rights that are enshrined in our Constitution," the letter states.

 

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