Newest AI-Enabled Weapon: ‘Deep-Fakes’

Worries about deep fakes—machine-manipulated videos of celebrities and world leaders purportedly saying or doing things that they really didn’t—are quaint … More

Facebook Files Patent To Predict Your FUTURE Location

Facebook has filed several patent applications with the US Patent and Trademark Office for technology that uses your location data … More

Google Cuts Deal With Mastercard To Track Offline Sales

For the past year, select Google advertisers have had access to a potent new tool to track whether the ads … More

Google’s New Program To Track Shoppers Sparks Federal Privacy Complaint

A prominent privacy rights watchdog is asking the Federal Trade Commission to investigate a new Google advertising program that ties … More

Low Cost Micro-Satellites Will Be The Future Of Individual Surveillance

The emergence of low-cost micro satellites is starting to spawn a global surveillance arms race: the familiar problem-reaction-solution paradigm upon … More