Thought Crimes: TedTalks Speaker Warns Of AI Controlled ‘Brain Transparency’

Nita Farahany has detailed her fears artificial intelligence in the workplace could lead to the loss of jobs over employees … More

Shocking Extent Of Data Harvesting By Big Business Exposed: Children’s Voice Recordings, Mother’s Due Dates, Passport Info

The disturbing scale of the personal data harvested and traded by multinationals can be revealed today. Health details, children’s voice … More

EU’s New ‘Copyright Directive’ Is Less About Copyright, And More About Censorship

When the EU started planning its new Copyright Directive (the “Copyright in the Digital Single Market Directive”), a group of … More

Google’s Toronto ‘Smart City’ Facing HUGE Resistance

The world’s most ambitious “smart city,” known as Quayside, in Toronto, has faced fierce public criticism since last fall, when … More

How Political Campaigns Weaponize Social Media Bots

In the summer of 2017, a group of young political activists in the United Kingdom figured out how to use … More

Seattle School Installs Facial Recognition System

RealNetworks is offering schools a new, free security tool: facial-recognition software. But as the technology moves further into public spaces, … More

Suspending The Constitution: The Government Does What It Wants

“That was when they suspended the Constitution. They said it would be temporary. There wasn’t even any rioting in the … More

China’s New Tech Oppression: 24/7 Surveillance, Social Scorecards Almost Complete

CHINA’S chilling dictatorship is moving quickly to introduce social scorecards by which all citizens will be monitored 24/7 and ranked … More