surveillance


EgyptAir Flight 804: clues to a tragedy

Karl D. Stephan | 25 May 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: air crashes, EgyptAir Flight 804, surveillance, technology, terrorism
People are the weak link in aircraft technology


Facebook, surveillance capitalism, and feedback control

Jeffrey Pawlick | 24 May 2016 | CONNECTING |  
tags: Facebook, internet, privacy, surveillance, surveillance capitalism


The internet: Privacy fights back

Denyse O'Leary | 5 Feb 2016 | CONNECTING |  
tags: Internet security, metadata, privacy, surveillance


Rolling back mass surveillance

Karl D. Stephan | 24 November 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: engineering ethics, Internet security, privacy, surveillance
Is it possible to regain privacy on the internet?


Rolling back mass surveillance

Karl D. Stephan | 19 November 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: Edward Snowden, privacy, surveillance
Protecting the right to privacy in the age of metadata.


Are Google’s cheap smartphones a strategy for world domination?

Aleksi Aaltonen | 1 Oct 2014 | CONNECTING |  
tags: Google, privacy, smartphones, surveillance


CINEMA CLASSICS: The Lives of Others (2006)

Ronan Wright | 15 July 2014 | POPCORN |  
tags: Communism, Germany, privacy, surveillance


The cloudy future

Karl D. Stephan | 04 February 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: cloud, internet, privacy, surveillance
The big technology companies are forcing us into the Cloud, whether we like it or not.


The internet after Snowden: what now?

Giovanni Navarria | 12 December 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: Edward Snowden, internet, privacy, surveillance
How can private citizens protect their privacy if intelligence agencies are able to track on-line activity of "anyone, anywhere, anytime"?


In spy versus spy, there are rules. But are there any ethics?

Patrick Stokes | 10 December 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: Edward Snowden, privacy, spying, surveillance
A willingness to live with the costs of doing the right thing is essential.


Your emails are all scanned—that’s what you agreed to

David Tuffley | 19 August 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: email, privacy, surveillance
Email providers have given themselves the legal right to scan people’s email by including it in their terms of service.


Welcome to the surveillance economy

Martin Hirst | 29 July 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: privacy, surveillance
The value of Big Data is said to be nearly $40 billion per year -- and it's growing rapidly.


Safeguards needed for genetic privacy

Michael Cook | 26 July 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: genetic privacy, genetics, privacy, surveillance
If your genome can be digitized, it can be hacked.


The ideal excuse for repression: the US does it

Richard Solash | 23 July 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: privacy, surveillance
The law of unintended consequence works 24/7. America may be spying to protect freedom, but totalitarian states will use its example as a reason to tighten up even more.


Keeping the NSA in perspective

George Friedman | 18 July 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: privacy, Stratfor, surveillance
Remember Pearl Harbor? The NSA certainly does.


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