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Seeing the Future: Google Lifts Microsoft’s Smart Lens Prototype 1

  Source: http://www.occupycorporatism.com By Susanne Posel Occupy Corporatism   Seeing the Future: Google Lifts Microsoft’s Smart Lens Prototype     Google has announced they are developing a “smart contact lens” that will measure the user’s glucose levels in tear with a “tiny” wireless chip that has a glucose sensor embedded in it. Between the lens […]

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Richard Stallman: “Facebook is a Monstrous Surveillance Engine”

Source: http://libertyblitzkrieg.com By Michael Krieger Richard Stallman: “Facebook is a Monstrous Surveillance Engine”   If you want to have the possibility of some privacy someday, you’d better join the fight now, because now a bunch of other people are joining the fight. Now is the moment when you can make a difference. If you wait until […]


MSNBC ‘Dear Snowden’ Distraction

Source: http://wchildblog.com MSNBC ‘Dear Snowden’ Distraction   Published by breakingtheset About: Abby Martin calls out MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry for choosing to focus on Edward Snowden’s international escapades rather than focusing on the more relevant issue of NSA spying.


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Hillary’s Lucrative Lecture Circuit

Hillary’s Lucrative Lecture Circuit       Published by    NextNewsNetwork CHICAGO — Since stepping down as Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton has pulled down huge honoraria to give speeches before industry groups. Last month, she returned to her native Chicago to address 15,000 human resource professionals on the subject of immigration reform and Obamacare […]


WHICH INTERNET COMPANY HASN’T GIVEN THE U.S. GOVERNMENT ITS RECORDS?

Source: https://startpage.com   WHICH INTERNET COMPANY HASN’T GIVEN THE U.S. GOVERNMENT ITS RECORDS?   NEW YORK: Outraged Internet users searching for an alternative to the privacy-busting companies they’d trusted are turning to a company that provides what it calls, “the world’s most private search engines.” StartPage and its sister search engine Ixquick were launched in […]

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Second NSA PRISM Spy Leak Shows Govt, Tech Companies Are Lying to You

Source: http://www.storyleak.com By Anthony Gucciardi Second NSA PRISM Spy Leak Shows Govt, Tech Companies Are Lying to You     A second leaked slide from the NSA’s top secret PRISM operation details how the NSA actually goes straight to the servers of top tech companies like Skype and Google in order to compile your personal […]


Which companies help protect your data from the government (An important infographic)

Source:  http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino The folks at the Electronic Frontier Foundation do such good work. Everyone who cares about freedom in the online world should send them a check (or some bitcoin.) Click here for the article from Reason. ### See where the companies you use stand regarding your internet freedom.

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With FBI snooping on social media, how to protect privacy

Source: http://news.cnet.com By Sumi Das The FBI is finding new ways to eavesdrop by intercepting Internet, wireless, and VoIP communications. CNET’s Sumi Das breaks down what you need to know. To say that the FBI had its work cut out for it after 9/11 is an understatement. As part of its anti-terrorism efforts, the agency […]


How Microsoft and Yahoo Are Selling Politicians Access to You

Source: http://www.propublica.org By Lois Beckett Microsoft and Yahoo are selling political campaigns the ability to target voters online with tailored ads using names, Zip codes and other registration information that users provide when they sign up for free email and other services. The Web giants provide users no notification that their information is being used […]


Gmail accounts targeted by ‘state-sponsored attackers’ using Internet Explorer zero-day vulnerability

Source: http://www.federaljack.com (NAKED SECURITY)   Both Google and Microsoft have put out alerts about an un-patched, zero-day hole in Internet Explorer that didn’t get fixed on Patch Tuesday and is actively being exploited in the wild.   According to ZDNet, those attacks are apparently being launched by the “state-sponsored attackers” that Google warned Gmail users about last week.   […]