Surveillance in Black History: Martin Luther KingMLK’s world-famous cries for freedom were met with the bondage of surveillance by wiretaps, bugs, and informants that would follow him to his grave.
Surveil-links: January 26, 2021Reading and summarizing the latest news in digital privacy so you don’t have to.
Surveil-links Feb 8: The Times Tracks Insurrectionists To Their Homes, Amazon to Constantly Surveil Drivers, and MoreSurveil-links: reading and summarizing the latest news in digital privacy so you don’t have to.
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March 9: China Brings Surveillance to the Living Room, Tech Company is Providing Nation-wide License Plate Readers, and moreChina Brings Surveillance to the Living Room, Tech Company is Providing Nation-wide License Plate Readers, Indian also taps its citizens for…
Surveil-links Feb 16: Apparently Warrantless Searches of Devices at Border are Constitutional, Another Location Data Broker Banned, and MoreU.S. Judge rules warrantless searches of electronics are constitutional at the border, Google bans yet another location data broker from the Play Store…
Surveil-links: February 2, 2021Reading and summarizing the latest news in digital privacy so you don’t have to.
Surveil-links Feb 23: Oracle is Advertising Surveillance Tech to China, London Using Chinese Surveillance Tech, and MoreDocuments show Oracle is advertising suveillance tech to Chinese law enforcement, London is using the same surveillance tech found in Chinese…
Surveil-links March 2: India Surveils Climate Activists, Amazon and McDonald's Spying on Labor Organizers, and MoreIndian government surveils climate activists, Amazon and McDonald's spying on labor organizers, ICE using utility accounts to track undocumented…
Facial recognition ban proposed in Nebraska. The police are opposed.Nebraska could be the second state in the U.S. to ban the use of facial recognition by government entities. The police arguments aren't anything we…
Is your hospital, employer, or even your favorite bar using facial recognition?Verkada's customer list, feature set, and lack of security show how quickly surveillance technology is growing and how far behind the regulations of…
The Crypto Wars are Ramping Up AgainSenate hearings and a recent indictment show how the FBI and DOJ continue to attack encryption.