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In Google We Trust - Four Corners

In Google We Trust - Four Corners | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
In Google We Trust - Monday 9 September 2013 Every hour of every day, our digital interactions are being recorded and logged.
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CCTV camera fails to deter Shelton's 'teenage yobs' - This is Staffordshire

CCTV camera fails to deter Shelton's 'teenage yobs' - This is Staffordshire | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
CCTV camera fails to deter Shelton's 'teenage yobs'
This is Staffordshire
POLICE are bidding for cash to put up better CCTV in an area plagued by anti-social behaviour – because the current cameras are not helping to catch criminals.
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In 2009, NYPD Issued 'Surveillance Request' To 'Identify' Anonymous Members ... - Techdirt

In 2009, NYPD Issued 'Surveillance Request' To 'Identify' Anonymous Members ... - Techdirt | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
In 2009, NYPD Issued 'Surveillance Request' To 'Identify' Anonymous Members ...
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Please note that members of the group frequently wears masks covering their entire faces.
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Beware Spyware: Wikileaks exposes surveillance industry trackers

A huge new revelation from Wikileaks this hour has exposed a sweeping surveillance industry, which has been developing spyware for governments to track and c...
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Organ trafficking today is still a protected crime

Organ trafficking and illicit transplant surgeries have infiltrated global medical practice.
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Number plate recognition: the technology behind the rhetoric

Is there a quick fix for detecting unregistered cars, terrorists, people with outstanding warrants or people who are simply driving too fast or for too long?The Coalition appears to think so: it has…
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Victim implores council to reconsider CCTV - Western Advocate

Victim implores council to reconsider CCTV
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A BATHURST man who was the victim of a late-night assault in the central business district has again called for the installation of closed circuit television to help catch offenders.
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Nine tons of marijuana seized at border - U-T San Diego

Nine tons of marijuana seized at border - U-T San Diego | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
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Nine tons of marijuana seized at border
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SAN CLEMENTE — U.S.
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Mosques tighten their security as attacks follow the killing of Drummer Lee Rigby - The Guardian

Mosques tighten their security as attacks follow the killing of Drummer Lee Rigby - The Guardian | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
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Mosques tighten their security as attacks follow the killing of Drummer Lee Rigby
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The front door is now protected by a security code, CCTV cameras monitor the entrance and police patrols frequently pass by.
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FBI increases surveillance of Syrians in US: Report - The Times of India

FBI increases surveillance of Syrians in US: Report - The Times of India | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
The FBI has beefed up its surveillance of Syrians living in the United States ahead of a possible US military attack on Syria, The New York Times reported on Sunday.
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Michelle Alexander Vows To Speak Up On Link Between 'Drones Abroad And War On Drugs At Home'

Michelle Alexander Vows To Speak Up On Link Between 'Drones Abroad And War On Drugs At Home' | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
Michelle Alexander, author of the bestseller "The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration In the Age of Colorblindness", posted a statement on Facebook today about her desire to broaden the conversation o...
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China: Nationwide Arrests of Activists, Critics Multiply

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The Chinese government has undertaken a nationwide crackdown on dissent in an apparent campaign against perceived challenges to one-party rule, Human Rights Watch said today.
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Unprecedented 'black budget' leak reveals the scope of $52 billion US spy complex

Unprecedented 'black budget' leak reveals the scope of $52 billion US spy complex | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden has leaked documents that map out a $52.6 billion budget for the NSA, CIA, and other security agencies in unprecedented detail. The Washington Post, which...
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Obama: US Consulting with Other Nations on Surveillance

Obama: US Consulting with Other Nations on Surveillance | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
President Barack Obama says the United States is consulting with European Union nations and other countries about clandestine American surveillance programs, to keep the spying from "tipping ove...
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Australian Defence Force needs targeted drones talks - The Australian Financial Review

Australian Defence Force needs targeted drones talks - The Australian Financial Review | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
The Australian Financial Review Australian Defence Force needs targeted drones talks The Australian Financial Review Defence Minister Stephen Smith in February declared himself “not opposed” to the use of armed drones by the Australian Defence...
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NAO: UK border bods not up to scratch, despite billion-pound facial recog tech - Register

NAO: UK border bods not up to scratch, despite billion-pound facial recog tech - Register | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
AFP NAO: UK border bods not up to scratch, despite billion-pound facial recog tech Register The UK Border Force's inefficient use of technology is one reason it's failing to carry out enough customs checks or detections of illegal immigrants,...
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Tony Abbott retreats from drones pledge in defence policy

Tony Abbott retreats from drones pledge in defence policy | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
The Coalition has backed away from a pledge to spend $1.5 billion on unmanned drone aircraft and has vowed to take advice from the top brass before going ahead with the purchase Joint Strike Fighter aircraft.
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Motorcyclist attacks mobile speed camera van - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

A passing motorbike rider has thrown a rock at a mobile speed camera on the New South Wales south coast.
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How America's Top Tech Companies Created the Surveillance State

How America's Top Tech Companies Created the Surveillance State | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
They've been helping the government spy on people for a very long time. The cozy relationships go back decades.
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Residents using app as crime fighting tool

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ST LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-- Homeowners say a simple app on your cell phone can make a big difference when it comes to knowing what`s going on in your neighborhood. Sarah Pritt has lived in her Clifton He...
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German press at war over Snowden leaks - Index on Censorship | Index on Censorship

German press at war over Snowden leaks - Index on Censorship | Index on Censorship | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
“German authorities are in bed with the #NSA” #surveillance #privacy http://t.co/kNKNe1Qalk
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Lib's plan to microchip suspects by sniper rifle | smh.com.au

Lib's plan to microchip suspects by sniper rifle | smh.com.au | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it

A Liberal Party candidate proposed a radical new policing system in which criminal suspects would be injected with satellite-trackable microchips shot from a ''high powered sniper rifle''.

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Texting a Driver Just Became a Crime in New Jersey

Texting a Driver Just Became a Crime in New Jersey | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
Should senders of text messages be held responsible if the recipient causes an accident? New Jersey's appeals court seems to believe so.
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French prosecutor opens probe into NSA surveillance program

French prosecutor opens probe into NSA surveillance program | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
French prosecutors have confirmed that they are conducting a preliminary investigation into whether the U.S. National Security Agency violated French law by secretly collecting personal data.
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