Perils of Big Data: US Government Collecting Customer Data from Verizon

June 8, 2013
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An article by the Guardian revealed that the US government is secretly collecting phone information from Verizon, storing what number calls what number when and from where. Under a top secret court issue, the telephone records of millions of citizens have been stored and analyzed by the NSA. Is Verizon the only company that has to give the data or are other companies doing the same? Check out the video to learn more about it.

 

An article by the Guardian revealed that the US government is secretly collecting phone information from Verizon, storing what number calls what number when and from where. Under a top secret court issue, the telephone records of millions of citizens have been stored and analyzed by the NSA. Is Verizon the only company that has to give the data or are other companies doing the same? Check out the video to learn more about it.