Apple Could Spy on iPhone Users and Provide Real-Time Reports to the Police

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Bogdan Papa Softpedia Apple is one of the largest tech companies in the United States that have been involved in user spying scandals, with many accusing the firm of working with the government on snooping on customers and providing law enforcement with access to their data.  Cupertino, on the other […]

Is your printer spying on you? Full list of manufacturers who use secret ‘tracking dots’ revealed

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Big name manufacturers who employ invisible yellow dot spy code revealed. James Billington IB Times When NSA contractor Reality Winner allegedly printed out a trove of top secret government information, little did she know that a hidden feature within the printer called tracking dots could forensically lead authorities straight back […]

Google Is About to Start Tracking Your Offline Behavior, Too

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Josie Wales The Antimedia It’s no secret that Google already monitors its users’ online shopping activity, but now it will follow them out of their homes and keep a close eye on every interaction they make. The tech giant announced a new system to track users’ in-store credit card purchases […]

G7 leaders reach impasse on climate, urge cyber crackdown

Andreas Rinke and Steve Holland Reuters Leaders from the world’s major industrialised nations failed to persuade U.S. President Donald Trump to back a landmark climate deal at a G7 summit in Sicily on Friday after hours of talks that were described by Germany‘s leader as “controversial”. Meeting days after a […]

China Shuts Some Live Streaming Sites, Punishes Companies

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AP BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities have punished dozens of companies involved in live online broadcasting and shut down numerous hosting platforms for showing content that was pornographic, related to gambling or involved content considered superstitious and harmful to minors. Almost half of China‘s 730 million internet users use live […]

Singapore’s RoboCop car has its own intruder-chasing drone

Engadget If RoboCop has a gun in his thigh, this robotic security car from Singaporehas a drone that it can send after intruders. Singaporean startup Otsaw Digital has created a 176-pound golf-cart-sized automated vehicle called O-R3 that companies can use for security. It has 3D LIDAR sensors and GPS, along […]

Scientists have found a way to photograph people in 3D through walls using Wi-Fi

Dave Mosher Business Insider Wi-Fi can pass through walls. This fact is easy to take for granted, yet it’s the reason we can surf the web using a wireless router located in another room. But not all of that microwave radiation makes it to (or from) our phones, tablets, and […]

Cyborg Patrol! Dubai Police’s World’s First Autonomous Robocop Goes Live At GISEC & IOTX 2017

Source: Dubai Police has welcomed a new member on to its force. He doesn’t need a visa, medical insurance or hours of training, and he is ready to engage with Dubai’s residents and millions of tourists across the city’s streets. The world’s first operational robot policeman, officially joined the line […]