Posts Tagged: Total Control

Florida Court Rules Couple Not Allowed To Grow Vegetables In Their Own Front Yard

(Anti Media) A Florida couple recently lost yet another battle with their local government in their efforts to protect their right to grow vegetables in their front yard. Hermine Ricketts and her husband Tom Carroll grew vegetables in their front yard

Florida Court Rules Couple Not Allowed To Grow Vegetables In Their Own Front Yard

(Anti Media) A Florida couple recently lost yet another battle with their local government in their efforts to protect their right to grow vegetables in their front yard. Hermine Ricketts and her husband Tom Carroll grew vegetables in their front yard

Privacy Fears Over Artificial Intelligence As ‘Crimestoppers’

Washington (AFP) – Police in the US state of Delaware are poised to deploy “smart” cameras in cruisers to help authorities detect a vehicle carrying a fugitive, missing child or straying senior. The video feeds will be analyzed using artificial

Privacy Fears Over Artificial Intelligence As ‘Crimestoppers’

Washington (AFP) – Police in the US state of Delaware are poised to deploy “smart” cameras in cruisers to help authorities detect a vehicle carrying a fugitive, missing child or straying senior. The video feeds will be analyzed using artificial

Former Facebook CEO UNLOADS On Social Media: ‘Exploiting Weakness In Human Psychology’

  Sean Parker, the founding president of Facebook, gave me a candid insider’s look at how social networks purposely hook and potentially hurt our brains. Be smart: Parker’s I-was-there account provides priceless perspective in the rising debate about the power

Former Facebook CEO UNLOADS On Social Media: ‘Exploiting Weakness In Human Psychology’

  Sean Parker, the founding president of Facebook, gave me a candid insider’s look at how social networks purposely hook and potentially hurt our brains. Be smart: Parker’s I-was-there account provides priceless perspective in the rising debate about the power

Homeland Security Pushes For Facial Recognition At US Borders

The Homeland Security Department wants technology that can passively scan the faces of foreign nationals crossing the U.S. border by car, ensuring that the individuals who enter the country are the same ones who leave it. DHS’ Silicon Valley outpost

Homeland Security Pushes For Facial Recognition At US Borders

The Homeland Security Department wants technology that can passively scan the faces of foreign nationals crossing the U.S. border by car, ensuring that the individuals who enter the country are the same ones who leave it. DHS’ Silicon Valley outpost

Hearts Wax Cold: Doctors Clash Over Euthanizing The Mentally Ill In Belgium

GHENT, Belgium (AP) — After struggling with mental illness for years, Cornelia Geerts was so desperate to die that she asked her psychiatrist to kill her. Her sister worried that Geerts’ judgment was compromised. The 59-year-old was taking more than

Hearts Wax Cold: Doctors Clash Over Euthanizing The Mentally Ill In Belgium

GHENT, Belgium (AP) — After struggling with mental illness for years, Cornelia Geerts was so desperate to die that she asked her psychiatrist to kill her. Her sister worried that Geerts’ judgment was compromised. The 59-year-old was taking more than

Cities Are Being Paid To Replace Street Lights With Surveillance ‘Smart Nodes’

The future of privacy in big cities is bleak; cities are now getting paid to convert street lights into spying SmartNodes. What are SmartNodes? SmartNodes will soon replace street lights, because they are equipped with cameras, microphones, speakers etc. —

Cities Are Being Paid To Replace Street Lights With Surveillance ‘Smart Nodes’

The future of privacy in big cities is bleak; cities are now getting paid to convert street lights into spying SmartNodes. What are SmartNodes? SmartNodes will soon replace street lights, because they are equipped with cameras, microphones, speakers etc. —

Surveillance State: ‘Non-Weaponized’ Drones To Be Utilized By LAPD

After months of often-heated debate, a civilian oversight panel Tuesday signed off on a yearlong test of drones by the Los Angeles Police Department, which will become the largest police department in the nation to deploy the controversial technology. The

Surveillance State: ‘Non-Weaponized’ Drones To Be Utilized By LAPD

After months of often-heated debate, a civilian oversight panel Tuesday signed off on a yearlong test of drones by the Los Angeles Police Department, which will become the largest police department in the nation to deploy the controversial technology. The