Snowden’s New App Turns Your Phone Into a Home Security System

Snowden’s New App Turns Your Phone Into a Home Security System

Snowden’s New App Turns Your Phone Into a Home Security System Your digital security, any sufficiently paranoid person will remind you, is only as good as your physical security. The worlds most sensitive users of technology, like dissidents, activists, or journalists in repressive regimes, have to fear not just hacking and online surveillance, but the

Shoshana Zuboff | Surveillance Capitalism in the Age of the Unprecedented

Shoshana Zuboff | Surveillance Capitalism in the Age of the Unprecedented

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Professor Xiaoxing Xi tells a harrowing story of government surveillance.

Professor Xiaoxing Xi tells a harrowing story of government surveillance.

So I’m a physics professor, but I was also a target of government surveillance. So I’m here to tell you with my own experience that government surveillance can have devastating impact on the lives of innocent American citizens, in particular those like me, who were born in China. So it was May 21st, 2015, before

Brad Templeton: Today’s Surveillance Society is Beyond Orwellian

Brad Templeton: Today’s Surveillance Society is Beyond Orwellian

We went, and by we I meant all of us, we went and built this wonderful Internet thing you’ve heard of. And we’re all using it all the time for all of our lives. We’re buying things on it, we’re having sex over it, we’re communicating with our friends, just so many aspects of our

What’s NSA Surveillance Got To Do With Me?

What’s NSA Surveillance Got To Do With Me?

– We’re interviewing people about some of the stuff that’s been in the news lately about the government access to your phone and internet records. Have you been following that at all? – Basically, the potential ability to access anyone’s data anywhere, anytime in perpetuity. – The government should be collecting information about threats to

Does Reality TV Affect Our View On Surveillance? | Idea Channel | PBS Digital Studios

Does Reality TV Affect Our View On Surveillance? | Idea Channel | PBS Digital Studios

Here’s an idea. Reality TV might affect our views on surveillance. I think I’ve said this on Idea Channel before, but I always think of the reality in reality television as something of a genre designation and less of an accurate description of what kind of television you’re watching. It’s kind of like the word

State of Surveillance – How Governments are Using Social Media for Worse
Internet Comment Etiquette: “Avoiding Surveillance”

Internet Comment Etiquette: “Avoiding Surveillance”

*Drone flying* *Intense orchestral music* Erik: Nice try, assholes. Robot, hit him! Robot: FIRING SONIC DEVICE *Music and drone stops* Erik: Good shot, Robot! Robot: YEAH FUCK THE POLICE! Erik: Gotta tell you robot, I’m really enjoying this new thing we’re trying where we work together. Robot: WORKING UP TO MUTUAL FEAR OF SURVEILLANCE. NOTHING