European Court rules UK surveillance program violated human rights
But the sharing of intelligence with foreign governments is still a-okay.
IBM used NYPD surveillance cameras to develop facial recognition tech
Citizens weren't made aware of how their images were being used.
US, UK and others push for mandatory access to encrypted data
'Five Eyes' countries still see encryption as more threat than safeguard.
When your Uber driver is a spy
Another attack vector brought to you by the gig economy.
NSA has yet to fix security holes that helped Snowden leaks
It would still be possible for someone to sneak out sensitive data.
Congress seeks more info on Amazon's facial-recognition tech
A test by the ACLU showed that Rekognition has some accuracy issues.
Dr. Julius Neubronner's fantastic flying cameras
Before drones, there were pigeons.
Apple iCloud data in China is being stored by a state-run telco
It might be time to get a new iCloud account.
Walmart patents surveillance tool that can eavesdrop on workers
It can judge an employee's productivity based on the sounds it collects.