There Are Spying Eyes Everywhere—and Now They Share a Brain

Security cameras. License plate readers. Smartphone trackers. Drones. We’re being watched 24/7. What happens when all those data streams fuse into one?ONE AFTERNOON IN the fall of 2019, in a grand old office building near the Arc de Triomphe, I was buzzed through an unmarked door into a showroom for the future of surveillance. The space … Continue reading There Are Spying Eyes Everywhere—and Now They Share a Brain

Clock ticks towards release of UFO report as emergency relief bill forces US intelligence agencies to reveal knowledge

We’re set to hear what US intelligence agencies have learnt about UFOs in their decades investigating the phenomenon, thanks to a law buried deep in the emergency relief bill that was signed by President Donald Trump. A 180-day clock is ticking for the secretary of defense and the director of national intelligence to provide Congress … Continue reading Clock ticks towards release of UFO report as emergency relief bill forces US intelligence agencies to reveal knowledge

Obama Administration Set to Expand Sharing of Data That N.S.A. Intercepts

The Obama  administration is on the verge of permitting the National Security Agency to share more of the private communications it intercepts with other American intelligence agencies without first applying any privacy protections to them, according to officials familiar with the deliberations.  The change would relax longstanding restrictions on access to the contents of the … Continue reading Obama Administration Set to Expand Sharing of Data That N.S.A. Intercepts

N.Korea ‘Staging Biochemical Warfare Drills’

North Korea has boosted biochemical warfare drills as part of its regular winter exercises, intelligence agencies here believe. "Military intelligence believes that the North has carried out at least a dozen massive biochemical drills since late last year," a senior South Korean official said Thursday. "We believe that could pose a real threat." The North has often … Continue reading N.Korea ‘Staging Biochemical Warfare Drills’

What World War 3 will look like

http://www.news.com.au/technology/online/snowden-leaks-five-eyes-alliance-australian-involvement-detailed/story-fnjwnj25-1227191761395?from=public_rss The Australian government is employing specialist surveillance officers to ready ourselves for the next generation of warfare, which will be fought with computers rather than guns. Working with the US, UK, Canada and New Zealand as part of the not-so-secret ‘Five Eyes’, the group has even bugged UN leaders Kofi Annan and weapons inspector Hans … Continue reading What World War 3 will look like