Government Surveillance

The CIA Has Made A Rather Disturbing Request

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Tech

The CIA has submitted plans to wipe all the emails of every employee three years after they leave the company. Worryingly this decision is actually...

Introducing Detekt - Has It Got the Spooks Spooked?

Tanya O'Carroll | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK
Tanya O'Carroll

'Detekt' is not the answer to the daunting and growing problem of unlawful government surveillance. But it is another small step on the road. Big brother is watching. At least in some cases, we can now see what he's looking at.

It's the Next Big Tech Development - Are You Ready for the Internet of Things?

Wayne Beynon | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Tech
Wayne Beynon

Take a look around you now, how many devices are connected to the Internet? For starters there is the one you're reading this article on, be it a laptop, phone, or tablet computer. But what about the other electrical appliances around your home, such as your oven or your washing machine?

This Anti-Surveillance Cloak Will Protect You From Hacking

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK Tech

This cloak will make you invisible to government surveillance techniques. There's just one slight issue... which is that they'll see you a mile away i...

The Communications Data Bill Won't Prevent Future Terrorism

Hussein Kesvani | Posted 31.07.2013 | UK Politics
Hussein Kesvani

Passing the bill is unlikely to make the streets any safer. Instead, it is far more likely to limit freedom of expression and debate online, while simultaneously disregarding the ways that terrorist groups can continue concealing their activities.

Nothing to Hide, Nothing to Fear

Tiernan Douieb | Posted 07.06.2012 | UK Politics
Tiernan Douieb

In November of 2010, Cameron took a little visit to China. During that visit he spoke to them about human rights and made a lovely talk about how impo...

UK Government Snooping Plan Could Break EU Laws

Telegraph | Posted 05.06.2012 | UK Tech

New surveillance plans could breach European data protection laws, experts have warned, in a further blow to the Government's controversial proposals....