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Thousands sign petition to free SAS Falklands War veteran jailed for taking gun for momento

More than 10,000 people have joined the call to free an SAS hero jailed for illegally possessing a handgun which reminded him of fallen …

Prepare to be fingerprinted on future European vacations

European countries are looking to introduce a new automated border control system that will log people's photos and fingerprints when they visit for business or leisure.<p>The proposal is part of a push by European countries to fight terrorism and enhance security.<p>The system is expected to come into …

North Africa

The $2 Billion Market for Passports

As migration and inequality continue to get significant attention from the U.S. presidential candidates, it is worth noting a rising phenomenon at …

Forget Panama: it's easier to hide your money in the US than almost anywhere

The term tax haven may evoke images of exotic locales, but Panama actually ranks as the 13th most attractive spot for hiding assets, while the US lies third<p>One of the surprises about the Panama Papers – the largest leak from an offshore tax adviser in history – is how few Americans have so far been …

Corruption

President Obama to make first visit of his presidency to U.S. mosque

Though in the final year of his presidency, President Barack Obama is continuing to break personal ground by visiting a U.S. mosque for the first …

NSA able to target offline computers using radio-waves for surveillance, cyber-attacks

The National Security Agency has implanted software in about 100,000 computers around the world, allowing the United States to surveil those machines …

iPhone goes dumb in this neat Apple concept

Apple fans obsess over which new features will get added to the iPhone every year, but if the latest concept from designer Martin Hajek ever becomes a reality, the new iPhone will be more notable for the hardware it’s missing.<p>The iDot concept packs no camera, no internet connection, zero apps and …

Neat

This Smart Wallet Has a Built-In Tracking Device for Added Security

Keeping all of your necessities—cash, identification, membership, and credit cards—in your back pocket or purse can sometimes feel like a gamble. …

January security update heading to 'major' Samsung flagships

Samsung seems to be doing its best to continue to roll out those monthly security updates to its smartphones and has announced that it is releasing the January version for its “major flagship models”.<p>Unfortunately though, this vague statements means that we don’t know exactly which smartphones will …

Mobile