The "Physical Web" Could Change Your Life—and Track Your Every Move
October 10, 2014

Google's "Physical Web" is more than a futuristic idea with a bizarre nameit could be a huge invasion of privacy. 

The Nude Celebrity Photo Theft Should Scare You More Than the NSA Does
September 02, 2014

Be very afraid, Apple and Google users.

'Harriet the Spy' Predicted Our Surveillance State
July 21, 2014

Harriet's domestic spying was eerily similar to the NSA's 

Would You Feel Differently About Snowden, Greenwald, and Assange If You Knew What They Really Thought?
January 19, 2014

Understanding the real motivations of Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, and Julian Assange.

What the Latest NSA Bombshell Reveals About Media Standards Today
January 15, 2014

David Sanger and Thom Shanker have a lengthy story in the New York Times about various National Security Agency techniques for penetrating foreign computers and networks, including a strategy for accessing seemingly air-gapped computers.

Your Email Address Isn't Personal Information. Get Over It.
January 14, 2014

If you think people shouldn't have access to your email address, you must not remember the phone book.

Inside the Stunning Court Smackdown on NSA Spying
December 17, 2013

The fatal flaw in the Obama administration's defense of metadata collection.

Instagram's New Feature Shows How the Internet Is Embracing Intimacy
December 12, 2013

The social web used to be about broadcasting your life. Maybe not any more.