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What Does This Fascinating and Terrifying Technology Test Mean For You?

New technology can be a fascinating thing. It can also be a terrifying thing, as evidenced by countless science fiction and horror stories. Which brings us to a new technology that has become increasingly more common over the last few years: electronic control of insects. Think of them as zombie insects or cyborg (part organic,…

Scary New Surveillance Tactic: You Probably Didn’t See This Coming

Surveillance is becoming big business, so to speak, as government technology is overtaking the awareness of the average person. I mean, the average person has probably heard that the NSA is reading their emails, and they have probably bought into the whole idea that we are being watched for our protection (Do you feel safer…

Another Frustrating Abuse of Your Rights – But This Time It’s Not By The NSA

The National Security Administration (NSA) is on my short list of Federal agencies that need to be completely disbanded and disappear. They overstep the Constitution with everything that they do. Unfortunately, however, they are not the only group that seems to think that it’s okay to break the law “to protect us.” This time the…

Domestic Spying Will Get a Whole Lot Worse If This Invasive Bill Becomes Law

The Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) is scary. Congress defined it as a proposed law to “improve cybersecurity in the United States through enhanced sharing of information about cybersecurity threats, and for other purposes.” As if the cybersecurity concerns weren’t enough to give privacy advocates a cold chill down their spine, the “for other purposes” part should…