Your phone is probably spying on you. Facebook, despite its grudging concessions, still wants you to make your life as public as possible. "Eye in the sky" drones are already watching over borders; next, they'll patrol the Olympics; and it won't be long before police drones are omnipresent in the skies over every major city, and then every minor city. Welcome to the 21st century.
By Andrew Becker, Center for Investigative Reporting The U.S. Border Patrol has caught some border crossers in remote stretches of desert with a sophisticated sensor mounted on unmanned spy aircraft that can reveal every man, woman ... Read Post
The same kind of unmanned spy drone used to track militants in the badlands of Afghanistan and Pakistan is finding a growing number of uses in the US. Predator drones, already used to patrol America's borders with Mexico and Canada,... Read Post