Surveillance

03.13.19
Dozens of law enforcement agencies are helping ICE track cars
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Dozens of law enforcement agencies are helping ICE track cars

More than 9,200 ICE employees can access a database of licence plate scans, which is raising privacy concerns.

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03.11.19
Trump administration may monitor social media to catch disability fraud (updated)
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Trump administration may monitor social media to catch disability fraud (updated)

The proposal reflects a wider trend of social media surveillance under Trump.

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03.10.19
'Every Thing Every Time' builds poetry from the smart city
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'Every Thing Every Time' builds poetry from the smart city

Naho Matsuda has Austin writing verse about itself.

By C. Ip,   03.10.19
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03.05.19
US could soon end mass phone surveillance program exposed by Snowden
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US could soon end mass phone surveillance program exposed by Snowden

The program used to collect billions of call logs per day for the NSA.

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02.17.19
UK believes it doesn't need to ban Huawei from 5G networks
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UK believes it doesn't need to ban Huawei from 5G networks

It's a blow to the US' attempts to kick Huawei out of its allies' systems.

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02.17.19
Chinese surveillance company found tracking 2.5 million people
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Chinese surveillance company found tracking 2.5 million people

A security hole revealed just how closely China monitors Uighur residents.

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02.14.19
Hong Kong is testing high-tech monitoring systems for 'smart' prisons
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Hong Kong is testing high-tech monitoring systems for 'smart' prisons

Wristband trackers, video monitoring and drug-detecting robots are being used.

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