US Journalists Tracked Using Secret Government Database

The documents detail an intelligence-gathering effort by the United States and Mexican authorities, targeting more than 50 people including journalists, … More

China Uses DNA To Track Citizens, With Aid From American Firms

BEIJING — The authorities called it a free health check. Tahir Imin had his doubts. They drew blood from the … More

With Smart Sneakers, Privacy Concerns Take A Big LEAP

‘m dribbling a basketball in one hand, with a phone in the other, adjusting the tightness on a pair of … More

A New 5G Broadband Network Is Pitching Surveillance Enhancements To Cops

The latest technologies promise cops the ability to whip out a smartphone, take a snapshot of a passerby, and instantly … More

‘You Can Be Programmed And Unprogrammed’: Military Using Biometric Science To Make The Super Soldiers Of Tomorrow

Breakthroughs in biometric science mean future troops will fight with weapons that understand them — inside and out. Imagine a … More