Foreign Intelligence Surveillance
Since when did Americans become foreign in the USA?
The NSA can continue to monitor when and where millions and millions of Americans use their cellphones, and who they're calling and texting. The USA Freedom Act is supposed to slightly rein in that level of surveillance, by forcing telcos to collect the records and make the Feds apply for the information. That doesn't kick in …
and what happened to the ten-minute edit window, my posts just disappear for 10 mins, before appearing on El'Reg - no edit possible, is this fallout from the estonian moderation ruling?
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They probably arrange for one of those spam robocall companies to call any two numbers they want to link. Once you've got the rationale to track the second number by 'association' with the primary, sift through the data until you can justify tracking it independently and boom, another root to grow out through the system.