By Valdis Krebs | Who is mining, mapping and measuring the tracks you leave behind on the Internet.
In 20 years, the Web might complete its shift from liberator to oppressor. It’s up to us to prevent that.
Earlier this month Jennifer Granick was the …
The recently passed USA Freedom Act was hailed as a stepping stone on the way to renewed public trust after the highly controversial Section 215 of …Surveillance
Google has the ability to drive millions of votes to a candidate with no one the wiser.
America’s next president could be eased into office not just by TV ads or speeches, but by Google’s secret decisions, and no one—except for me and perhaps a few other obscure researchers—would know how this was …Google
In spite of all the media attention that cyber attacks have been getting lately, cyber security is still not as important of an issue for Internet …Security
National Geographic reporter Bryan Christy commissioned two fake elephant tusks embedded with GPS, then planted them to track ivory smuggling routes from the Central African Republic into Sudan.
As with blood diamonds, the ivory is used by armed groups like Joseph Kony's Lord's Resistance Army to …GPS Tracking
If you’re a Canadian voter exercising your freedom to assess your options among the parties or declare your support online, every visit you make to a …Canada
These hackers warned the Internet would become a security disaster. Nobody listened. | The Washington Post
Published on June 22, 2015
The seven young men sitting before some of Capitol Hill’s most powerful lawmakers weren’t graduate students or junior analysts from some think tank. No, Space Rogue, Kingpin, Mudge and the others were hackers who had come from the mysterious environs of cyberspace to …Security
Yesterday, news broke that Google has been stealth downloading audio listeners onto every computer that runs Chrome, and transmits audio data back to …
I am a strong independent woman who has been fortunate to have a privileged upbringing. One would assume, I live a more secure life. Yet, I have …
Our gadgets know where we are and what we've been doing. But our thoughts are safe. Right?
Technology that reads your mind seems like a dream. Or a …