Brave New World

In Texas, Search Warrants Can Now Be Based on a “Prediction of a Future Crime”

Wednesday, December 18, 2013
By Paul Martin

By Eric Nicholson DallasObserver.com Tue., Dec. 17 2013 Police in Parker County had been watching Michael Fred Wehrenberg’s home for a month when, late in the summer of 2010, they received a tip from a confidential informant that Wehrenberg and several others were “fixing to” cook meth. Hours later, after midnight, officers walked through... »

Google Seeks Internet Surveillance of the Smart Grid

Wednesday, December 18, 2013
By Paul Martin

Brandon Turbeville Activist Post.com Wednesday, December 18, 2013 The “Internet of Things” just wouldn’t be “Internet” enough if Google was not involved in a major way. Fortunately for those who have designed the gadget spy system, however, Google is attempting to become heavily involved in the implementation of yet another piece of the technological... »

Exposing ‘Five Eyes’ Global Surveillance Cabal

Friday, December 13, 2013
By Paul Martin

RINF.com Dec 13, 2013 Abby Martin takes a closer look at a recent NSA leak which links the US, UK, Australia, Canada and New Zealand as an international intelligence partnership focused on surveillance of each other’s citizens. Share on Facebook »

Data-sharing among US law agencies amounts to ‘organised chaos’ – report

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
By Paul Martin

• Report describes lack of oversight and civil liberties violations • Agencies ‘risk masking reliable counter-terrorism intelligence’ Spencer Ackerman Theguardian.com Tuesday 10 December 2013 The sharing of crucial intelligence about counter-terrorism between the FBI, the Department of Homeland Security and local police departments takes place through a patchwork process that amounts to “organized chaos”,... »

Cover Your Webcam With a Post-It Note…Protect Yourself from Big Brother

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
By Paul Martin

WashingtonsBlog.com December 10, 2013 We noted in June that the single most important thing you can do to protect yourself from government spying is to realize that the NSA can turn on your cellphone or laptop’s videocamera and microphone without you knowing. And see this. Now that even the Washington Post reported that your... »

Google Wants Microphones In Your Ceiling & Microchips In Your Head

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
By Paul Martin

Last refuge of privacy to be completely eviscerated Paul Joseph Watson Prison Planet.com December 10, 2013 Google engineering director Scott Huffman says that within five years people will have microphones attached to their ceilings and microchips embedded in their brains in order to perform quicker internet searches. In an interview with the London Independent,... »

Meet CO-TRAVELER: The NSA’s Cell Phone Location Tracking Program

Monday, December 9, 2013
By Paul Martin

by April Glaser and Kurt Opsahl TheRebel.org 10 December 2013 An article yesterday in the Washington Post disclosed the NSA’s massive cell phone location program. The program, codenamed CO-TRAVELER, is designed to track who meets with whom and covers everyone who carries a cell phone, all around the world. With neither public debate nor... »

DARPA’s mirror-killing membrane could change astronomy, allow total global surveillance

Friday, December 6, 2013
By Paul Martin

By Graham Templeton ExtremeTech.com December 6, 2013 When it launches in 2018, the James Webb Space Telescope will let us see deeper into the universe than ever before. Its enormous eye is centered around 18 octagonal mirrors which assemble to form the largest telescope mirror ever built, but someday even the James Webb Telescope... »

More Airports Set to Install TSA ‘Detention Pods’

Friday, December 6, 2013
By Paul Martin

Devices that critics liken to cattle grids have biometric capabilities Paul Joseph Watson Infowars.com December 6, 2013 A new Transportation Security Administration directive that mandates airports provide security for terminal exits is likely to lead to the installation of more ‘detention pods’ which have the capability of subjecting travelers to biometric scans. “Airports across... »

Trojan program ‘Neverquest’ a new threat to online banking users, researchers say

Thursday, November 28, 2013
By Paul Martin

Attackers could start to aggressively distribute this malware in the near future, Kaspersky Lab researchers warn By Lucian Constantin News.TechWorld.com November 2013 Facebook8Twitter3LinkedIn2Google Plus0Share This18 Article comments A new Trojan program that targets users of online financial services has the potential to spread very quickly over the next few months, security researchers warn. The... »