Privacy Watchdog’s Report on N.S.A. System Fell Short, Members Say

WASHINGTON — A member of a civil liberties watchdog board that investigates the nation’s security programs criticized on Tuesday a major — but still secret — report by his organization about a National Security Agency surveillance-related system, portraying the effort as shoddy and a missed opportunity.The official, Travis LeBlanc,

Amsterdam tells rowdy tourists to stay away

(CNN) — Amsterdam's well-known tolerance of recreational drugs and sex has long attracted tourists in search of the seedier side to the city of canals and cycle paths. But when border closures and lockdowns brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic emptied the Dutch capital of all visitors, many locals

Telstra reaches a milestone in Australia coverage

Telstra boasts the nation’s largest 5G network, but rival telco firms Optus and Vodafone are also expanding their reach and vying for customers.Last month, Optus announced that it had one million 5G mobile devices live on its network.Optus’s 5G Home Internet is currently available to more than 830,000 households,