Category Archives: Big Brother
Journalists and dissidents are under the microscope of intelligence agencies, Wikileaks revealed in its fourth SpyFiles series.
The Silicon Valley giant has redrawn the line that separates our technology and ourselves. That may not be a good thing.
Tablets and laptops coming later this year will be able to constantly listen for voice commands thanks to new chips from Intel.
By Stephen Chen
Home-grown imaging technology has the potential to help police scan a sea of people for signs of individuals under extreme stress
Chinese scientists are developing a mini-camera to scan crowds for highly stressed individuals, offering law-enforcement officers a potential tool to spot would-be suicide bombers.
By Felicia Schwartz
Large-scale U.S. surveillance programs hinder the ability of journalists to communicate confidentially with sources and restrain lawyers from adequately representing clients, according to a report issued Monday by two advocacy groups.
By Charlie Osborne
Verizon believes that the mass adoption of tech which tracks our location through Internet of Things connected devices is a reality far closer than we believe to be.
By Antony Loewenstein
At least 80% of all audio calls, not just metadata, are recorded and stored in the US, says whistleblower William Binney – that’s a ‘totalitarian mentality’
William Binney is one of the highest-level whistleblowers to ever emerge from the NSA. He was a leading code-breaker against the Soviet Union during the Cold War but resigned soon after September 11, disgusted by Washington’s move towards mass surveillance.