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“spying”

Dec 10, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Authorities torture because of incompetence, revenge and a desire for control.
Jul 18, 2014 08:16 AM ET
The NSA has ears that never quit. The eavesdroppers par excellence want to know what people are saying, 24/7. What's the history of the National Security Agency, from its founding to its present status as the world's most efficient snoop?
Jul 18, 2014 01:05 PM ET // Jeremy Hsu, IEEE Spectrum
The catalog reveals a colorful array of code names for methods aimed at both collecting information and manipulating online information.
Jul 16, 2014 09:42 AM ET
The world grows more dangerous by the day, and while high-tech gadgetry can do some of the heavy lifting, intelligences services still need the kind of information only human spies can gather. How does someone get a gig like that?
May 30, 2014 12:36 PM ET // Jill Scharr, Tom's Guide
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden claims the NSA can remotely power up phone and use them as listening devices.
Apr 30, 2014 09:30 AM ET // Amanda Onion
A spy program that had been kept secret until 1992 is offering archaeologists a satellite view of thousands of previously unknown archaeological sites in the Middle East.
Dec 30, 2013 08:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
A cloud firm has offered a $25K challenge to hackers to try and break into their system but cryptology expert says the contest is worthless.
Jun 12, 2013 06:30 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Look for these 10 clues when deciding if your government is repressive.
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