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Articles related to surveillance

Browse: USB Connections Make Snooping Easy
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Feature: What Happened to Privacy?
What we search, browse, like, friend, tag, tweet and buy enables Big Data to automatically work out what we’re doing, when, where and with whom. Is privacy already dead, and should we care?
Feature: A Social Approach to Crime Prediction
Computers can be trained to analyse location information generated by social media users to predict the likely time and place of specific crimes.
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Cover Story: The Dark Web Dilemma
The dark web can hide the activities of organised crime and child abusers but it can also enable people in repressive regimes to communicate with the wider world.
Browse: Body Shape ID Compares with a Fingerprint Quandary: I Recognise Your Face
Legislation for opt-in face recognition is essential despite the protests of companies like Google and Facebook.
Online Feature: Individuals not the priority in the Cyber Security Strategy