bestinshow writes "ExtremeTech has the news that a judge has overturned the injunction against Echostar Communications selling it's PVRs. "As a result of the stay EchoStar can continue to sell, and provide to consumers, all of its digital video recorder models," EchoStar are reported as saying."
bestinshow writes "A US judge in Detroit has ruled that a US programme to tap some phone calls without warrants is unconstitutional. The programme, started in 2001 by President Bush, has courted a lot of controversy in recent months. The US government has previously insisted that the scheme is legal."