Jun 11th 2012

Google and Apple’s fly-by spy race

Next time  you go into your garden make sure you look up towards the sky to check that there isn’t something watching you.  As reported in the Sunday Times, users of Apple iPhones will soon be able to see into people’s houses through skylights using a 3-D mapping service based on high resolution aerial photographs […]

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May 23rd 2010

The Grim Ripa: Local councils authorising 11 covert surveillance operations a day

New research conducted by Big Brother Watch – the non-partisan grassroots campaign fighting intrusions on our privacy and freedom – reveals that councils in Great Britain have authorised over 8,500 RIPA (Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act) operations in the past two years To read the full report – The Grim Ripa – including a complete […]

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