Privacy

  1. Cloak App: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    If you want to avoid running into people you hate, an iPhone app called Cloak can help you be anti-social.

    March 21, 2014
  2. LEAK: Governments Are Watching Your Webcam Sex

    New Snowden leaks reveal that the GCHQ and NSA program Optic Nerve takes screenshots during Yahoo webcam video chats.

    February 27, 2014
  3. Blackphone, Ultra-Secure Smartphone: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    What makes this phone so special, and why are privacy experts so excited? Read on to find out.

    February 26, 2014
  4. What 24/7 Government Location Tracking Would Mean for You

    What would it look like if the government always knew where we were? Do they already know?

    February 21, 2014
  5. Rebecca Richards, NSA Privacy Officer: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Rebecca Richards will be named the first NSA privacy officer leaving her privacy post at at Homeland Security.

    January 28, 2014
  6. Bazookas, Swords & Suicide Vests: The Weapons Seized by the TSA in 2013

    Also featuring a human skull, a mace, and an IED.

    January 24, 2014
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  7. Law Enforcement Requested 320,000 Customers’ Data From Verizon in 2013

    That number includes nearly 1,500 wiretaps.

    January 22, 2014
  8. Obama’s NSA Reform Speech: Full Video & Transcript

    President Obama today deliverer a crucial speech on NSA reform — defending the value of the intelligence agency while curbing its reach.

    January 17, 2014
  9. Which NSA Defenders Take the Most Money from Defense Contractors?

    The chairmen of both the House and Senate intelligence committees take substantial campaign donations from intelligence contractors.

    January 3, 2014
  10. Curtis Clark Green, Silk Road Operator: 5 Facts You Need to Know

    Utah man Curtis Clark Green pleaded guilty in a Baltimore court for drug conspiracy for his involvement in the operation of Silk Road, the Internet drug market.

    November 7, 2013
  11. PHOTOS: ‘Million Mask March’ Hacktivists Descend on D.C.

    Hacktivists in Guy Fawkes masks rallied across the globe to fight for Internet freedom and against government surveillance.

    November 5, 2013
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  12. Lavabit Starts Kickstarter Campaign For The Dark Mail Alliance

    Lavabit has started the Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for their new encryption email service The Dark Mail Alliance. Here is what you need to know.

    November 5, 2013
  13. Echirp: The NSA & CIA’s Private Version of Twitter

    Echirp is a variant of Twitter used by the United States Intelligence Agencies which lets analysts and agencies debate about news and other issues privately.

    November 1, 2013
  14. The Dark Mail Alliance: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    The Dark Mail Alliance is the a new encryption technology service that completely protects email from the NSA. Here are five fast facts you need to know.

    October 30, 2013
  15. Facebook May Track Mouse Movements, Screen Viewing

    Pretty soon they’re going to be looking through your webcam, probably.

    October 30, 2013