They said they would do it, and now the Federal Investigation Bureau has launched a national facial recognition system in the US.
Twitter's latest transparency report reveals the company has made little headway on the issue of national security request disclosures.
Always the Negative Nancy, the Bureau has warned of the dangers of unleashing self-driving cars on the road.
A major piece of malware targeting passwords and bank accounts has been neutralised following a multinational operation.
Almost 100 hackers have been arrested in a huge international operation to tackle the BlackShades malware.
Lenovo's deal to buy IBM's server business has hit a snag in that the US's most secret computers run on IBM hardware.
The FBI has warned US retailers to bolster network security after a number of recent malicious software attacks on chains.