The NSA’s PRISM internet snooping: By the numbers

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst The National Security Agency’s program to mine electronic data from America’s biggest internet companies is mind-boggling in scope. The top-secret effort — code-named PRISM — is reportedly aimed at cross-checking emails and other information exchanged by foreign targets to head off potential threats against the U.S. (Read our helpful primer … More The NSA’s PRISM internet snooping: By the numbers