America Requests As Much Data As Other Countries Combined

February 17, 2015


I recently spotted this chart of how many requests for user data the US government made compared to other countries. On most of the major social media platforms, America makes almost the same number of requests for user information as every other country combined. On Twitter and LinkedIn, however, America makes double the number of requests. Here are some tips and tricks that you can use to have better privacy protection while using the web.