- Reagan's role in NSA's hack of Google and Yahoo Updated: Nov-20-13 4:49 pm
- Google, Microsoft block child abuse search results Updated: Nov-18-13 2:34 pm
SAN JOSE, California - Back when Yahoo was something hollered at a rodeo and no one could conceive of Googling anything, President Ronald Reagan signed an executive order that extended the power of U.S. intelligence agencies overseas, allowing broader surveillance of non-U.S. suspects. At the time, no one imagined he was granting authority to spy on what became known as Silicon Valley.
LONDON - Google and Microsoft have introduced software that makes it harder for users to search for child abuse material online, the companies said in a joint announcement Monday.