Dylan Hassin

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Here’s what Trump can do about surveillance if he really wants to

“We’re still waiting to hear whether the president has concerns… so far he hasn’t shown that he does.”<p>In a series of tweets heard ‘round the world, …

Depression may be our brain's way of telling us to stop and solve a problem

At any given time, about 5% of Americans are reporting symptoms of moderate or severe depression. Major depressive disorder is so common that it's estimated one in six Americans will have it at some point in their lives.<p>The prevalence of depression presents economic problems as well — it's one of …

Painkillers

The language of identity

<i>“One does not inhabit a country; one inhabits a language.” —Emil Cioran</i><p>A day before the International Mother Language Day (IMLD) on February 21, the …

Apple issues urgent security update after hack turns Mac computers into spying devices

Apple has released an urgent update to its desktop operating systems and the Safari web browser to block a hack that could have turned the machines into spying tools.<p>The security flaw affects the El Capitan and Yosemite Mac operating systems, and is the same that could have let hackers take …

Government spies can see everything you’re doing with your phone on a plane

If you like your privacy, don’t fly the friendly skies with your phone connected to in-flight networks. American and British intelligence have been surveilling phone use aboard civil aircraft since at least 2005, according to a new investigation by Le Monde based on secret documents from former …

Surveillance

Here's What You Need to Know About The Massive 'Cloudbleed' Data Breach

Now's a good time to change some passwords.<p>A huge data breach that may have exposed users' private information and log-in details for thousands of …

Security