Category Archives: Big Brother
By Antonio Regalado
Google is approaching hospitals and universities with a new pitch. Have genomes? Store them with us.
Social network Facebook’s second report charting data requests from world governments has shown that across the board, requests have increased by 24pc, with requests from Ireland also having increased.
From facial recognition to personal data collection, this thing is downright scary — and so are the implications
By Kyle Smith and Bruce Golding
A former CBS News reporter who quit the network over claims it kills stories that put President Obama in a bad light says she was spied on by a “government-related entity” that planted classified documents on her computer.
Leading identity analyst firm Acuity Market Intelligence forecasts that in five years time half of the world’s population will have a chip-based National eID card, including near-complete regional coverage in Europe. Asia, with its vast population, is expected to dominate the market accounting for more than 60% of all National eID cards issued between 2014 and 2018.
By Paul Joseph Watson
Weird message warns viewers not to use phones amidst Ebola concerns
By Stephen Mayhew
Biometric experts recently gathered at the first meeting of the Interpol Facial Expert Working Group to begin development on international facial recognition standards, according to a report by Eurasia Review.