Other stories about Surveillance

Hackers don't even need to use your phone's mic to eavesdrop on you

If you have an Android smartphone, listen up! Security researchers from defense firm Raphael and Stanford University have discovered a way that your Android...
Happening Now August 15, 2014

Congress could end NSA spying once and for all

Congress could stop the NSA from spying on your phone with proposed legislation.
Happening Now July 30, 2014

You'll never believe what this guy did to block his neighbor's surveillance cam

Security cameras are a great for a number of different reasons. They can protect you from intruders, help catch lazy postal workers and even escaping prisoners. But there's a...
Happening Now July 10, 2014

A new gadget can defend your home from drones

We're seeing more drones in the news than ever before. Computer- or radio-controlled quadcopters are becoming less expensive. They can be cool, or they...
Happening Now June 21, 2014

Satellites get permission to sell images zoomed in to 12 inches

Brand new legislation means that Google Maps will now be able to zoom even further. It also means that the value of our privacy...
Happening Now June 16, 2014

Your smart TV could be listening to your private conversations

I've warned you before that computer viruses are coming soon to a television near you.  Turns out, that's just the tip of the iceberg...
Happening Now May 13, 2014

Orwellian police state nightmare

A private security firm going by the very creepy name Persistent Surveillance Systems began filming and recording the entire city of Compton - in...
Happening Now April 14, 2014

Former President Carter fears NSA is spying on him

Here's proof none of us can be sure of privacy. Former President Jimmy Carter thinks the National Security Agency may be monitoring his emails....
Happening Now March 24, 2014

The NSA is capable of recording and storing all of a country's voice calls for 30 days

A surveillance system codenamed MYSTIC can record every single phone call made in a foreign country and store those recordings for 30 days.
Happening Now March 18, 2014