SURVEILLANCE

MARK ZUCKERBERG PROMISES A NEW PRIVACY-OBSESSED FACEBOOK

Facebook's CEO also lays out plans to connect WhatsApp and Messenger In a manifesto that reads like a response to Facebook's many critics, CEO Mark...

Amazon Rekognition | Real-Time Face Recognition, Support for Recognition of Text in Image, and Improved Face Detection

Amazon Rekognition Announces Real-Time Face Recognition, Support for Recognition of Text in Image, and Improved Face Detection Amazon Rekognition today announces three new features: detection and...

Jeff Bezos Protests the Invasion of His Privacy, as Amazon Builds a Sprawling Surveillance State for Everyone Else

THE NATIONAL ENQUIRER HAS engaged in behavior so lowly and unscrupulous that it created a seemingly impossible storyline: the world’s richest billionaire and a notorious labor abuser,...

The complicated truth about China’s social credit system

China's social credit system isn't a world first but when it's complete it will be unique. The system isn't just as simple as everyone...

No one, rich or poor, tourist or local, can escape China’s surveillance state

The arrest by Canadian officials earlier this month of the CFO of Chinese telecom giant Huawei, Meng Wanzhou, left many wondering why this company,...