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How Google is secretly recording YOU through your mobile, monitoring millions of conversations every day and storing the creepy audio files

If you run Android software on your smartphone, Google may have been recording you every day – without you knowing If you own an Android phone, it’s likely that you’ve used Google’s Assistant, which is similar to Apple’s Siri. Google says it only turns on and begins recording when you utter the words “OK Google”. […]

If you believe in liberty, you should be using the BRAVE browser (not chrome)… here’s why

If you believe in liberty, you should be using the BRAVE browser (not chrome)… here’s why

As the United States begins to resemble the fictional world created by George Orwell in his famous novel 1984, more and more companies are being forced to find ways to continue developing new technology while simultaneously respecting the privacy rights of their customers. One such company is Brave, a relatively new Internet browser founded by former Mozilla CEO Brendan […]

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Could Your Fitbit Data Be Used To Deny You Health Insurance?

By Andrew Boyd, University of Illinois at Chicago Wearing a fitness tracking device could earn you cash from your health insurance company. At first, this sounds lucrative for the people who participate, and good for the companies, who want healthier insurance customers. But it’s not quite so simple. Under the program, people who have certain […]

New video details how Amazon.com SPIES on your most private thoughts, fetishes and conversations

New video details how Amazon.com SPIES on your most private thoughts, fetishes and conversations

Amazon.com isn’t merely a massive retailer; it’s also a dangerous spy machine that collects detailed profiles of your most private thoughts, fetishes, and conversations. Every Amazon.com device you use is actually a surveillance collection interface that’s translating your thoughts, beliefs, and conversations into a “psychological profile” database at Amazon.com servers. For example: * Amazon ECHO […]

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Government is now tracking your medications … No privacy or escape from tyranny

The digital age is leading to the end of centuries-old constitutional privacy guarantees, as evidenced by the growth of Internet cloud-based data storage and electronic records, both of which are too easily accessible to prying eyes enabled by power-hungry politicians. For instance, most Americans are unaware that state and federal governments are tracking – and […]

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NSA surveillance extends to biomedical implants including pacemakers to collect data on unsuspecting Americans

Maybe it’s something in the water at the National Security Agency, but for some reason, officials there just can’t seem to get enough of spying on us by continually expanding their surveillance dragnet. As reported by The New American, the agency is now looking into possibly stealing data from Internet-connected biomedical devices like pacemakers, according […]

Millions of cars sold in the USA automatically call the police and report your 'crimes' without your knowledge

Millions of cars sold in the USA automatically call the police and report your ‘crimes’ without your knowledge

On November 30, police arrived at a Florida woman’s home to interrogate her in connection with a hit-and-run car accident. They were following up on a 911 call placed by … the woman’s vehicle. According to a Ford spokesperson, 10 million Ford vehicles already on U.S. streets come equipped with a feature that automatically calls […]

Microsoft’s Remarkable Pivot: Windows 10 Abandons Privacy

Microsoft’s Remarkable Pivot: Windows 10 Abandons Privacy

The Windows 10 reviews are pouring in and the general consensus seems to be that it rocks (especially over Windows 8). It’s feature-rich, fun, and best of all, free. So why then is Slate.com calling it a privacy nightmare in dire need of reform? Because most of the powerful privacy settings are turned off by default. Yikes. Forget Clippy […]

CONFIRMED: Stingray devices used illegally by IRS and other federal agencies can record phone calls after all

CONFIRMED: Stingray devices used illegally by IRS and other federal agencies can record phone calls after all

For the past several years, the Obama administration has been fighting against transparency calls in a bid to hide details about the government’s use of so-called “stingray” surveillance technology from the general public. The devices, which we have reported on here and here, are designed to conduct covert surveillance by simulating cell phone towers in […]

DHS and FEMA now using U.S. hospitals to monitor and arrest patients wanted by government

DHS and FEMA now using U.S. hospitals to monitor and arrest patients wanted by government

Has the Department of Homeland Security’s “See Something, Say Something” initiative, which started following the 9/11 attacks, created a nation of spies? Yes, say a growing number of Americans and others who have been caught up in it. A recent case in point involves an illegal immigrant in Texas. As reported by the Houston Press, […]