NSA Surveillance

The NSA has been spearheading the internal spying movement on American citizens for the sake of relishing the threat of domestic terrorism. This kind of ‘Big Brotheresque‘ oversight must be stopped on the sheer merit of how it undermines the fundamental privacy rights of the public under the fourth Amendment, because it is IllEGAL SEIZURES… Continue reading NSA Surveillance

Spygate… Target Acquired, Target Destroyed

The app Spygate for the android platform is gaining ground for becoming one of the first apps to stop other user downloaded apps from spying on the person’s location and other data. It is responsible for stopping apps from sending user data without the consent of the individual. It is becoming a favorite among the… Continue reading Spygate… Target Acquired, Target Destroyed

Data Mining in US Presidential Election Campaign

What better way for presidential candidates to appeal to their audiences interests than to know exactly what they are interested in? For decades campaign managers and their teams have used internet users browsing histories to fine tune their election campaigns. Big data has become one of the most influential sources for advertisers due to its… Continue reading Data Mining in US Presidential Election Campaign

Prism, a Surveillance Prison

The government program PRISM which was introduced in 2007, is a surveillance program which collects data from U.S. internet companies in an attempt to better protect national security. Skype, until it was bought by Microsoft in 2011, worked with PRISM to give the government data of many people who had no idea this was happening.… Continue reading Prism, a Surveillance Prison

Adblock for the Win!

You are protected on your laptop when you surf the web, but what about your phone? People rely heavily on our handheld devices capacity for internet browsing, which is more reason to download AdBlock,¬†the app that allows people to still keep their token of authenticity on their mobile device, while stopping ads and pop-ups, all… Continue reading Adblock for the Win!