Brad Dubs

Spy agencies could literally be watching you.

UK, US spies hacked into webcam feeds of millions of Yahoo users

Fox News
U.S. and British spy agencies intercepted and stored images from the webcams of millions of likely innocent Yahoo users, including “large quantities” of sexually explicit images, the Guardian reported Thursday -- a revelation the web giant described as “a whole new level of violation.” A secret program called Optic Nerve appears intended to…Read More
Jack Cunningham
Jack Cunningham Campaign leader

Twitter Squad alert! Help spread the word on Twitter. We need you to get this out! The government thinks it is okay to search your…Read More

Supreme Court Considers Limits On Warrantless Cellphone Searches
In a case that reaches into almost every American's pocket or purse, the U.S. Supreme Court struggled Tuesday to adapt modern technology to traditional legal rules. At issue was whether police can search cellphones without obtaining a warrant at the time of an arrest. The courts have long allowed police to search people without a warrant when…Read More

N.S.A. now has the ability to hack into your computers. Hasn't this spying gone too far? I know I don't feel safer, I feel violated.

N.S.A. Devises Radio Pathway Into Computers

WASHINGTON — The National Security Agency has implanted software in nearly 100,000 computers around the world that allows the United States to conduct surveillance on those machines and can also create a digital highway for launching cyberattacks. While most of the software is inserted by gaining access to computer networks, the N.S.A. has…Read More
Brad Dubs

As if the US government isn't already collecting enough information.

Homeland Security wants a national system to track license plates

Circa News
The proposal, obtained the Washington Post, wants a contractor to develop a system that can take pictures of plates, and run the images against a list of vehicles authorities are looking for. Similar smaller-scale systems are already in place in some locations across the country. Related Storyline On Circa "It is important to note that this…Read More

Government tracking our social media accounts.

Government ‘Mining’ Social Media for Information on Health Behavior

Washington Free Beacon
AP BY: Elizabeth Harrington Follow @GoliadGal October 28, 2013 4:49 pm The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is “mining” Facebook and Twitter to improve its social media footprint and to assess how Tweets can be used as “change-agents” for health behaviors. The NLM, a division of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), will…Read More
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