Chevy Tells Corvette Owners Their Valet Surveillance Systems Might Be Illegal

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

‘Common sense would seem to dictate that there in no expectation of privacy while being in someone else’s vehicle’

Facebook's Messenger App Has More Spyware Than Products Designed Specifically For Surveillance

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

‘There is a lot of code that suggests Facebook is running analytics on nearly everything it possibly can monitor on your device’

NSA And FBI Targeted Muslim-American Leaders Under Terrorist Surveillance Authority

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
Muslim-Americans prepare to hand out pamphlets challenging the "Support Israel/Defeat Jihad" advertisement in New York

‘I believe that they tapped me because my name is Asim Abdur Rahman Ghafoor’

Hidden surveillance recorders all over NYC are tweeting people's conversations

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
A woman speaks on the phone in front of screens feeding live broadcast from polling stations via a network of webcams at an election commission situational centre in Moscow

‘Are you sure you want to be talking about this? I really don’t know if this is the place’

Creepy autonomous surveillance network watches all of Boston

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
Resident Evil Red Queen

‘It’s taught itself what to look for’

LA police sabotaged voice recorders designed to monitor their activity

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
LOS ANGELES POLICE STAGE TRAINING DEMONSTRATION.

‘This equipment is for the protection of the public and of the officers’

Colorado city caught running secret video surveillance program

Daily Caller News Foundation | Greg Campbell
A CCTV surveillance camera is mounted near a venue of the Sochi 2014 Winter Games in Sochi

Police chief says he would have eventually told the public

NSA surveillance data used for drone targeting

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
A U.S. Air Force MQ-1 Predator unmanned aerial vehicle assigned to the California Air National Guard's 163rd Reconnaissance Wing undergoes a postflight inspection at the Southern California Logistics Airport in Victorville, California in this handout phot

‘We’re going after their phones, in the hopes that the person on the other end of that missile is the bad guy’

New Android app warns you when you're being tracked

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
Hugo Barra, director of Product Management at Android, holds a new Nexus 7 tablet during a Google event at Dogpatch Studio in San Francisco
People were really surprised that some apps were accessing their location

British spies tap YouTube and Facebook, share with US

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
Satellite dishes are seen at GCHQ's outpost at Bude, close to where trans-Atlantic fibre-optic cables come ashore in Cornwall, southwest England

‘Governments have no business knowing which YouTube videos everyone in the world is watching’

Tech companies can finally reveal how much of your information they give to the government

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder addresses media as Foxx, Secretary, U.S. Department of Transportation, listens during news conference to detail the more than $300 million aid package for Detroit, which filed bankruptcy in June in Detroit

Government grants permission. Thanks government!

NSA spying through 'leaky' phone apps Angry Birds, Google Maps

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
Rovio Entertainment Senior Vice-President Holm wears Angry Birds jacket during news conference in Hong Kong

Agency documents describe program as the ‘GoldenNugget!’ of phone data collection

Edward Snowden hosts live chat, denies he stole colleague's passwords

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
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'I never stole any passwords, nor did I trick an army of co-workers'

Watchdog: NSA phone programs are illegal, must come to an end

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
An illustration picture shows the logo of the U.S. National Security Agency on the display of an iPhone in Berlin

‘We have not identified a single instance involving a threat to the United States in which the telephone records program’

The government asked Verizon for customer data 320,000 times last year

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
The Verizon building in New York

‘Telecom providers receive more government demands than companies in perhaps any other industry’

Microsoft offers international data storage in response to NSA spying

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
An old 'graphic sign of Windows, Microsoft operating system,' key from a computer keyboard is placed on plate of integrated circuit is seen in this illustration picture taken in Warsaw

But here’s why the plan may backfire on users

Brit Hume rationalizes NSA spying: 'If everyone is supposedly under surveillance, then no one is'

Daily Caller News Foundation | Brendan Bordelon
'This is the ultimate haystack'

Gott im Himmel! Obama wins German transparency award

World | Tim Cavanaugh
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Marketing consultant gives President Metadata props for ‘diplomatic efforts as a mediator’

ACLU: Obama's NSA changes remain 'highly troubling'

US | Giuseppe Macri
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‘The president should end, not mend, the government’s collection and retention of all law-abiding Americans’ data’

NSA collecting almost 200 million global text messages ... EVERY DAY

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
A National Security Agency (NSA) data gathering facility is seen in Bluffdale, about 25 miles (40 kms) south of Salt Lake City

Program intercepts texts to pull location, contact, financial information