Our failing digital infrastructure

With recent warnings that the Chinese government (or others) could shut down our power grid perhaps it is time to take a look at the state of our digital infrastructure.

Senate shoots down bill curtailing NSA

Senate squashes bill that would restrict the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of American telecommunications.

So exactly how do you build spyware into your apps?

Developers have to answer a lot of questions when building apps but one question that doesn’t have a clear answer is how do you build spyware into your apps?

Judge critical of NSA's 'systemic overcollection'

Recently declassified documents show that the NSA’s system of almost limitless collection of data was highly criticised by Judge Bates.

NSA's MonsterMind: Is it too late to curb the NSA?

Edward Snowden has revealed the NSA was (and may still be) working on a project codenamed MonsterMind that could launch automated cyber-attacks against suspected enemies.

China bans Apple products; Apple keeps giving them manufacturing business

Irony is a funny thing, unless you are Apple. While Chinese manufacturers reap the benefits of making iPhones and iPads, Beijing is protecting its own markets by banning the very same products as foreign threats to its security.

Worst job search in the world

The NSA is looking for a Director of Strategic Communications on LinkedIn. Why is it even advertised?

New study measures economic impact of NSA’s spying

A new study from the New America Foundation shows NSA actions are hurting U.S. based tech companies.