News Stories relating to "security"
Monday, May 12, 2014
In the wake of the National Climate Assessment
released last week in the United States, global warming is, to pardon the pun, one of the hottest topics in the news at the moment, and with extremely good reason.
Monday, February 3, 2014
It is no secret that, in civilised society, "Big Brother" is very likely to be watching us whenever we venture into public places and, thanks to facial recognition software utilised by retail outlets, "Big Brother" is not only watching, but also knows our names and many other personal details.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
It seems that the National Security Agency (NSA) and the UK's Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)have become extremely inventive in their unending search for personal information.
Top secret documents have revealed that Smartphone apps transmitting user details across the internet are now providing a wealth of sensitive...
Thursday, December 9, 2010
If you're getting ready to fly home for Christmas
, you have to ask yourself this: Are airport scans and pat downs
making us safer or playing into the hands of terrorists? Are they even...
Thursday, June 26, 2003
Is this the description of a nightmare? It will be reality soon, if a new kind of scanner starts being used. You'll step behind it, dressed normally, while X-rays bounce off you and produce a black-and-white image that reveals if you're carrying plastic weapons or explosives?and also displays a nude image of your body.
Tuesday, May 20, 2003
Imagine your entire life, including all your travels and experiences, every e-mail you've ever sent, every relationship you've ever had, book or magazine you?ve read, every phone call you've made or received and TV show you've watched, every purchase you've made?all of it accessible by computer! A GPS implant would allow anyone to locate you...