Google tracks your movements, like it or not

Google tracks your movements, like it or not

CNBC | Aug. 13, 2018 Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to. An Associated Press investigation found that many Google services on Android devices and iPhones store your location data even if you’ve used privacy settings that say they will […]

Zuckerberg, Assange & leaks: What’s the difference and what do they have in common?

Zuckerberg, Assange & leaks: What’s the difference and what do they have in common?

Wikileaks editor Julian Assange, an outspoken critic of Facebook, has tweeted a simple guide to check if your personal data has been collected by the social media site. Assange found himself on the wrong side of the law after leaking secret U.S. government documents. And as Jaqueline Vouga now explains there’s pressure for Zuckerberg in […]

Facebook’s ‘Secret’ File on You Is Bigger Than You Think — Here’s How to View It

Facebook’s ‘Secret’ File on You Is Bigger Than You Think — Here’s How to View It

Most people aren’t terribly concerned about the invasion of their privacy by social media. Living our lives for all the world to see, posting everything from what we eat for lunch to our deepest thoughts has become “normal” in our high-tech world. Facebook is even jokingly (albeit a little nervously) called “FBI” book or “Do […]

Kidnappers: The Tyranny of Child Protective Services Across the Nation

Kidnappers: The Tyranny of Child Protective Services Across the Nation

Trumpet Online | 07 Jul 2018 lewrockwell.com 242 years ago American colonists declared independence from England, in the name of personal liberty. What would it take for Americans to once again declare independence from an oppressive government? For the colonists, it was excessive taxation without representation. It was also that English soldiers were quartered in […]

Government Eyes Are Watching You: We Are All Prisoners of the Surveillance State

Government Eyes Are Watching You: We Are All Prisoners of the Surveillance State

From Smart Phones to HDTV’s to cameras on every traffic light, our every move being watched. Our society is becoming increasingly comfortable with surveillance. I can remember a time when this invasion of privacy would have generated a public outcry. Today, we accept it as “technological advancement.” Commentator John Whitehead looks at just one aspect […]

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