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.
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
Parrot has a brand new drone on the market, featuring a 1080p video camera that captures motion at 30FPS, and that can take stills at 14MP. The camera has built-in stabilization, letting it avoid the kinds of shakes and jitters that... Read Post
The FBI wants to keep stealthy phone surveillance tools called Stingrays as secret as possible, for obvious reasons (to use them whenever they want with as little oversight as possible, growing tipsy on the intoxicating liquor of un... Read Post