Thomas Carney

9 Added | 1 Magazine | 6 Following | @trc451 | Keep up with Thomas Carney on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Thomas Carney”

7 New Revelations From Edward Snowden

<a …

PRISM, surveillance, metadata and terrorism

Our pick of the week’s science and tech stories, including NSA operatives, the political economy of surveillance and why we sign emails with “thank you”.<p>Why we sign emails with “Thank You”<br>Krystal D'Costa | Scientific American | 11 June 2013<br>The rules of social engagement require politeness formulae …

Surveillance

NSA surveillance, as told through classic children's books

http://www.theguardian.com/media/gallery/2013/jun/09/nsa-kids-books-twitter-pictures<p>720<p>As news of the NSA's secret surveillance programs spread this …

Edward Snowden: the whistleblower behind the NSA surveillance revelations

The individual responsible for one of the most significant leaks in US political history is Edward Snowden, a 29-year-old former technical assistant …

How The NSA Hunts For Startups Through A VC Firm Dedicated To Serving Intelligence Community

In-Q-Tel (IQT) is a not-for-profit venture capital group that helps the NSA and other agencies hunt for startup and young companies that develop core technology for the U.S. intelligence community.<p>These young companies are often outside the reach of the intelligence community — about 70 percent of …

Edward Snowden, NSA files source: 'If they want to get you, in time they will'

Edward Snowden was interviewed over several days in Hong Kong by Glenn Greenwald and Ewen MacAskill.<p><b>Q: Why did you decide to become a …

Inside The Immortality Business

Thanks to a small but devoted core of true believers and an infusion of Silicon Valley research funds, the once-revered, much-reviled science of cryopreservation may itself be coming back from the dead. Welcome to Alcor, where death is merely a temporary setback.