privacy http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Missouri Voters To Decide On Privacy Protection, Veterans' Lottery Ticket http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/missouri-voters-decide-privacy-protection-veterans-lottery-ticket <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Of the five proposed constitutional amendments </span>Missourians<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> will get to vote on in August, two of them have generated little attention and virtually no controversy.&nbsp; One would expand the right against unreasonable search and seizures to include electronic communications and data, while the other would create a new Missouri lottery ticket to fund the needs of veterans.</span></p><p><strong>Electronic data and communications</strong></p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 02:31:26 +0000 Marshall Griffin 37853 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Missouri Voters To Decide On Privacy Protection, Veterans' Lottery Ticket U.S. Supreme Court Rules Authorities Need Warrants For Cell Phone Searches http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/us-supreme-court-rules-authorities-need-warrants-cell-phone-searches <p>In a landmark decision protecting Americans' digital privacy, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously on Wednesday that police almost always need to get warrants to search the cell phones of people they arrest.</p><p></p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 19:26:15 +0000 William Freivogel 37515 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org U.S. Supreme Court Rules Authorities Need Warrants For Cell Phone Searches Computers In The Brain? Not So Science Fiction, Says St. Louis Neuroscientist http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/computers-brain-not-so-science-fiction-says-st-louis-neuroscientist <p>In the not-so-distant future, it will be possible, perhaps even common place, to have computers implanted in our brains, says St. Louis neurosurgeon Eric Leuthardt.</p> Tue, 06 May 2014 22:17:00 +0000 Camille Phillips 35905 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Computers In The Brain? Not So Science Fiction, Says St. Louis Neuroscientist