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Pocket-Sized Surveillance Drone Can Fly Through Windows

Pocket-Sized Surveillance Drone Can Fly Through Windows

truther September 18, 2014 0

A new pocket-sized surveillance drone endorsed by the US Air Force which could ultimately end up in the hands of law enforcement can fly through open windows and reach other confined spaces

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$250K-a-day for NSA PRISM refusal – Yahoo

$250K-a-day for NSA PRISM refusal – Yahoo

truther September 15, 2014 0

The US government threatened to fine Yahoo 250k a day for not complying with NSA demands for PRISM data. Ron Bell, Yahoo’s general counsel, said in a blog post, that the company “refused to comply

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Google Reads Your Email Before You Do

Google Reads Your Email Before You Do

truther September 7, 2014 0

Once the fact was out, the internet giant tried to get a judge to help them hide it again. Back in February, in a San Jose courtroom, a bombshell was dropped that could have been

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UN Grabs for the Internet: CFR, Chatham House Lead Toward “Global Governance”

UN Grabs for the Internet: CFR, Chatham House Lead Toward “Global Governance”

truther August 25, 2014 0

In a recent essay entitled, “The Strategic Significance of the Internet Commons,” former Secretary of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff describes cyberspace and the Internet as a “global commons” that must come under “global governance.”

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Google Knows You Better Than You Know Yourself

Google Knows You Better Than You Know Yourself

truther August 21, 2014 0

Predictive analysis combs through calendars and search histories—and gets in the way of routine self-deception. Every weekday at 3:40 p.m., the message popped up on my phone: 22 mins to Work. Google Now was doing

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Google Maps Has Been Tracking Your Every Move, And There’s A Website To Prove It

Google Maps Has Been Tracking Your Every Move, And There’s A Website To Prove It

truther August 18, 2014 0

Remember that scene in Minority Report, where Tom Cruise is on the run from the law, but is unable to avoid detection because everywhere he goes there are constant retina scans feeding his location

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Google Is Following You: This Is How To Turn It Off

Google Is Following You: This Is How To Turn It Off

truther August 14, 2014 0

Google's location data from my move to New York. If you have a Gmail account or use any of Google's apps, there's a good chance Google has some of your location data stored in its

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‘Pocket drones’: U.S. Army developing tiny surveillance tools for the next big war

‘Pocket drones’: U.S. Army developing tiny surveillance tools for the next big war

truther July 28, 2014 0

Future U.S. Army soldiers sent into combat may have a brand new tool at their disposal: the pocket drone. The U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center in Massachusetts is developing a “pocket-sized

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Tiny Flying Robots Are Being Built To Pollinate Crops Instead Of Real Bees

Tiny Flying Robots Are Being Built To Pollinate Crops Instead Of Real Bees

truther July 11, 2014 0

The RoboBee demonstrates a successful flight next to a quarter for scale. Honeybees, which pollinate nearly one-third of the food we eat, have been dying at unprecedented rates because of a mysterious phenomenon known as

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US Navy Aims to Launch Spy Drones from Ships

US Navy Aims to Launch Spy Drones from Ships

truther June 23, 2014 0

The U.S. Navy and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) have signed an agreement to launch a program to develop long-range reconnaissance drones that would launch from ships. The program is based on an

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‘Defense support of civil authorities’ has been authorized — Armed military forces and drones to be used against combative Americans during unrest

‘Defense support of civil authorities’ has been authorized — Armed military forces and drones to be used against combative Americans during unrest

truther May 30, 2014 0

According to a Dept. of Defense Directive, last revised in 2012, armed military forces, including advanced militarized drones, have been approved, upon authorization from the President or Secretary of Defense, for use domestically against

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The Bees Are Back…As Robots? Harvard Project Funds The Engineering Of Robotic Bees Soon To Be In Flight

The Bees Are Back…As Robots? Harvard Project Funds The Engineering Of Robotic Bees Soon To Be In Flight

truther May 16, 2014 0

With the alarming decline in the honey bee population sweeping our globe, fear of the multi-billion dollar crop industry collapsing has been on many people’s minds. To tackle this issue, Harvard’s School of Engineering and

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