7/12/2016

Sweden Considers Making DNA Donated Purely For Medical Research Available To Police And Insurance Companies

Filed under: Personal Security,Surveillance State,WTF??? — 11:46 am

Sweden Considers Making DNA Donated Purely For Medical Research Available To Police And Insurance Companies | Techdirt

6/14/2016

The Web’s Creator Looks to Reinvent It

Tim Berners-Lee and other computer scientists are pondering newer technologies to create a web with more privacy and less government control.

The Web’s Creator Looks to Reinvent It

10/28/2015

The $24 Billion Data Business Telcos Don’t Want to Discuss

Filed under: Corporate Whacked,Surveillance State — 10:56 am

The $24 Billion Data Business Telcos Don’t Want to Discuss Under the radar, Verizon, Sprint, and other carriers have partnered with firms including SAP to manage and sell data.

5/30/2015

TISA: Yet Another Leaked Treaty You’ve Never Heard Of Makes Secret Rules for the Internet

A February 2015 draft of the secret Trade In Services Agreement (TISA) was leaked again last week, revealing a more extensive and more recent text than that of portions from an April 2014 leak that we covered last year.

TISA: Yet Another Leaked Treaty You’ve Never Heard Of Makes Secret Rules for the Internet – Electronic Frontier Foundation

3/25/2015

Defence pilloried by Senate test pilot

Filed under: Research,Surveillance State,WTF??? — 11:46 am

Defence pilloried by Senate test pilot – Civil Liberties Australia.

1/16/2015

Why I Hope Congress Never Watches Blackhat

I wonder how much this cost the MPAA…

Why I Hope Congress Never Watches Blackhat.

11/6/2014

Uncle Sam’s Databases of Suspicion

Filed under: Surveillance State — 2:19 pm

Uncle Sam’s Databases of Suspicion.