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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.