China uses facial recognition to monitor ethnic minorities
The geo-fencing system alerts authorities when targets stray beyond a "safe area."
House votes to extend NSA’s warrantless surveillance capabilities
If it passes the Senate, FISA Section 702 be in effect for six more years.
Wi-Fiber’s streetlights are an easy way to make cities smart
The hardware can be retrofitted into existing lampposts, bringing WiFi and IoT support.
Waze's crowd-sourced traffic info comes to Ford Sync 3 cars
Plug your iPhone into a USB port and run the app from a Sync 3 touchscreen.
Google uses GPS and smart locks to secure wayward campus bikes
The search expert is figuring out how to find its own gear.
Putin wants to police social media ahead of Russian election
The Russian president has already implemented controls on foreign media.
NSA surveillance reauthorization bill won't go to a vote just yet
Republicans have dropped plans to vote on it, at least in the short term.
All the cool gifts are made for spying on you
Stop surveilling yourself.
White House lets NSA's warrantless surveillance continue until April
It's supposed to expire on New Year's Eve.