Tech Firms Assail Social Media Plan to Fight Terror

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Google, Facebook, Twitter, and other tech firms are criticizing the Obama administration for a proposal that would seek to weed out security threats by asking foreign visitors about their social media accounts, reports Politico. The Department of Homeland Security has been weighing whether to prompt foreign travelers arriving on visa waivers to disclose the social media websites they use and their usernames for those accounts . . .

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