Slashdot Items Tagged "orwell"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @10:56PM George Orwell's '1984' Tops Amazon's Bestseller List
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @06:03PM The UK Is About to Legalize Mass Surveillance [Update]
Saturday March 05, 2016 @12:55AM China Tries Its Hand At Pre-Crime
Thursday March 03, 2016 @11:59AM Maryland Public Buses Record Passengers' Conversations
Monday February 29, 2016 @08:49PM Carnegie Mellon University Attacked Tor, Was Subpoenaed By Feds
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @06:23PM It's Time To Kill the $100 Bill, Says Larry Summers
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @02:12PM DoJ Wants Apple To Decrypt 12 More iPhones
Thursday January 21, 2016 @06:38PM California Bill Would Require Phone Crypto Backdoors
Wednesday January 13, 2016 @12:15AM ATF Puts Up Surveillance Cameras Around Seattle ... To Catch Illegal Grease Dump
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:34AM Tech Companies Face Criminal Charges If They Notify Users of UK Government Spying
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:36AM CFR China Expert: US Tech Firms Should Worry About Beijing's New Anti-Terror Law
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @09:05AM The AI Anxiety
Sunday December 27, 2015 @07:31PM China Passes Law Requiring Tech Firms To Hand Over Encryption Keys
Thursday December 17, 2015 @11:32AM Go To Jail For Visiting a Web Site? Top Law Prof Talks Up the Idea
Friday November 20, 2015 @07:57PM Donald Trump Obliquely Backs a Federal Database To Track Muslims
Thursday November 19, 2015 @09:32AM Manhattan DA Pressures Google and Apple To Kill Zero Knowledge Encryption
Thursday November 12, 2015 @03:57PM Ask Slashdot: How To Determine If One Is On a Watchlist?
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @09:11AM UK Gov't Can Demand Backdoors, Give Prison Sentences For Disclosing Them
Monday October 19, 2015 @11:53AM Americans Show 'Surprising Willingness' To Accept Internet Surveillance
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:41AM More Cities Use DNA To Catch Dog Owners Who Don't Pick Up Waste
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @11:44AM EFF and MuckRock Need Your Help Tracking Biometric Surveillance
Friday July 10, 2015 @10:03PM Amnesty International Seeks Explanation For 'Absolutely Shocking' Surveillance
Monday June 22, 2015 @07:35PM NIST Workshop Explores Automated Tattoo Identification
Thursday April 09, 2015 @11:49AM Court Mulls Revealing Secret Government Plan To Cut Cell Phone Service
Thursday March 26, 2015 @05:54PM Australia Passes Mandatory Data Retention Law
Thursday March 19, 2015 @05:18PM Obama: Maybe It's Time For Mandatory Voting In US
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @04:39PM Twitter Adds Tool To Report Tweets To the Police
Sunday March 15, 2015 @11:36AM Senator: 'Plenty' of Domestic Surveillance We Still Don't Know About
Friday March 06, 2015 @07:36PM GSM/GPS Tracking Device Found On Activist's Car At Circumvention Tech Festival
Wednesday February 25, 2015 @07:17PM US Govt and Private Sector Developing "Precrime" System Against Cyber-Attacks
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @10:05AM Chinese Researchers' 'Terror Cam' Could Scan Crowds, Looking for Stress
Saturday June 21, 2014 @07:10AM Chicago Adding Sensors For Public Monitoring
Monday June 09, 2014 @10:34PM Chicago Robber Caught By Facial Recognition Sentenced To 22 Years
Friday April 25, 2014 @10:10AM Identity Dominance: the US Military's Biometric War In Afghanistan
Thursday December 26, 2013 @04:54PM Houston Expands Downtown Surveillance, Unsure If It Helps
Thursday December 19, 2013 @09:21AM Police Pull Over More Drivers For DNA Tests
Friday December 13, 2013 @10:29PM North Korea Erases Executed Official From the Internet
Friday June 21, 2013 @08:01PM QANTAS Wants To Monitor Frequent Flyers' Home Internet
Monday May 13, 2013 @10:33AM California Lawmaker Wants 3-D Printers To Be Regulated
Friday May 10, 2013 @06:44PM Biometric Database Plans Hidden In Immigration Bill
Thursday April 11, 2013 @08:18AM Speeding Ticket Robots — Laws As Algorithms
Monday March 11, 2013 @12:40AM Ohio Judge Rules Speed Cameras Are a Scam
Sunday December 30, 2012 @08:39PM NewsCorp/NDS Spy Network Had a Source At Cambridge
Saturday December 29, 2012 @01:53PM Oliver Stone: "The US has become an Orwellian State"
Tuesday December 25, 2012 @12:59PM NYPD To Identify 'Deranged' Gunmen Through Internet Chatter
Friday December 21, 2012 @08:12PM USAF Taps ESPN To Compile Drone "Highlight" Video
Saturday December 15, 2012 @07:04PM UK Students Protest Biometric Scanner Move
Thursday December 13, 2012 @02:51PM NCTC Gets Vast Powers To Spy On U.S. Citizens
Tuesday December 11, 2012 @11:01AM UK Government To Revise Snooping Bill
Wednesday December 05, 2012 @09:32AM Verizon Patents Eavesdropping Using Your TV For Ad Targeting
Monday November 12, 2012 @12:55PM Man Arrested For Photo of Burning Poppy On Facebook
Friday September 14, 2012 @10:22PM Cameras To Watch Cameras In Maryland
Friday September 14, 2012 @10:07PM Report Hints At Privacy Problem of Drones That Can Recognize Faces
Tuesday September 04, 2012 @08:54AM Hugo Awards Live Stream Cut By Copyright Enforcement Bot
Friday July 13, 2012 @06:28PM Facebook Scans Chats and Posts For Criminal Activity
Sunday June 17, 2012 @03:17PM Proposed UK Communications Law Could Be Used To Spy On Physical Mail
Saturday June 16, 2012 @11:33PM At Canadian Airports, Your Conversation May Be Remotely Recorded
Friday June 15, 2012 @02:31PM Online Activities To Be Recorded By UK ISPs
Thursday June 07, 2012 @09:37AM Could Cops Use Google As Pre-Cogs?
Saturday June 02, 2012 @06:43PM Whose Cameras Are Watching New York Roads?
Monday April 30, 2012 @01:20AM Surface-To-Air Missiles At London Olympics
Saturday April 07, 2012 @04:55AM Wikileaks Publishes Info On International Mass-Surveillance Industry
Saturday March 24, 2012 @03:37PM Japanese CCTV Camera Can Scan 36 Million Faces/Second
Tuesday February 21, 2012 @09:52PM Santorum Calls Democrats 'Anti-Science'
Thursday February 16, 2012 @10:11AM Indian Government To Track Locations of All Cell Phone Users
Friday December 02, 2011 @10:16PM US Senate Declares War On Citizens
Saturday November 26, 2011 @03:15PM Palantir, the War On Terror's Secret Weapon
Friday November 18, 2011 @11:14AM Microsoft Patent Aims To Curb Obnoxious Employee Behavior
Thursday August 18, 2011 @09:06PM DHS Tries To Hide Mobile Scanner Details
Tuesday August 09, 2011 @09:36PM DHS Creating Database of Secret Watchlists
Wednesday June 01, 2011 @08:16PM The Next Phase of Intelligent TVs Will Observe You
Thursday April 14, 2011 @01:38PM Chinese Censors Crack Down on Time Travel
Thursday October 21, 2010 @10:37AM UK To Track All Browsing, Email, and Phone Calls
Wednesday October 13, 2010 @12:44PM Careful What You Post, the FBI Has More of These
Friday October 08, 2010 @06:16PM UAE Says RIM Played Ball, Will Maintain Service
Thursday September 02, 2010 @03:49PM UN Telecom Chief Urges Blackberry Data Sharing
Saturday August 28, 2010 @03:18PM Full-Body Scanners Deployed In Street-Roving Vans
Tuesday August 24, 2010 @05:37PM Smart Trash Carts Tell If You Haven't Been Recycling
Monday August 09, 2010 @04:49AM Google CEO Schmidt Predicts End of Online Anonymity
Thursday July 29, 2010 @01:47PM FBI May Get Easier Access To Internet Activity
Tuesday July 27, 2010 @08:45PM Google Alarm Buzzes You When You're Being Tracked
Monday July 26, 2010 @11:05AM The End of Forgetting
Wednesday June 23, 2010 @03:23PM In NJ, Higher Tech Lowers Crime
Thursday June 03, 2010 @01:11PM EU To Monitor All Internet Searches
Thursday May 27, 2010 @02:35PM Proposed Law Would Require ID To Buy Prepaid Phones
Thursday April 15, 2010 @01:02PM Entertainment Industry's Dystopia of the Future
Wednesday April 14, 2010 @02:38PM A Detailed Dive Into China's Information Underground
Friday March 26, 2010 @06:23PM Government Could Forge SSL Certificates
Tuesday March 23, 2010 @07:05PM US Lawmakers Eyeing National ID Card
Monday March 22, 2010 @02:36AM Switzerland Passes Violent Games Ban
Sunday March 21, 2010 @07:07AM Every British Citizen To Have a Personal Webpage
Friday March 19, 2010 @06:21AM UK ID Cards Could Be Upgraded To Super ID Cards
Thursday March 18, 2010 @10:38PM Killer Convicted, Using Dog DNA Database
Friday March 12, 2010 @08:09PM CCTV In School Toilets
Tuesday March 09, 2010 @09:37PM US Immigration Bill May Bring a National Biometric ID Card
Wednesday March 03, 2010 @05:58PM UK using helicopter UAVs to surveil and arrest
Monday October 19, 2009 @03:47PM Demo of EU's Planned "INDECT" Hints At Massive Data Mining, Little Privacy
Sunday October 18, 2009 @05:07PM Kaspersky CEO Wants End To Online Anonymity
Wednesday September 23, 2009 @03:43AM EU Funding "Orwellian" Artificial Intelligence Snooping System
Sunday August 02, 2009 @07:47PM UK Plans To Monitor 20,000 Families' Homes Via CCTV
Saturday July 11, 2009 @03:33PM British Men Jailed For Online Hate Crimes
Thursday March 19, 2009 @10:31AM UK Gov't May Track All Facebook Traffic
Sunday February 15, 2009 @01:30PM Automation May Make Toll Roads More Common
Wednesday October 29, 2008 @10:45AM Finnish E-Voting System Loses 2% of Votes
Saturday October 11, 2008 @03:59AM UK Government Says More Spying Needed
Wednesday October 08, 2008 @04:49AM TiVo PC Could Be a Game-Changer
Tuesday March 04, 2008 @01:47PM Google Street a Slice of Dystopian Future?
Thursday February 14, 2008 @11:08AM US Set to Use Spy Satellites on US Citizens
Friday January 11, 2008 @09:07PM National ID Cards Mandated in the US, If You're Under 50
Thursday January 03, 2008 @11:22PM Airport Profilers Learn to Read Facial Expressions
Friday October 12, 2007 @03:50PM Airlines Have to Ask Permission to Fly 72 Hours Early
Wednesday August 29, 2007 @03:55AM Beijing Police To Launch Animated Web Patrols
Saturday April 28, 2007 @03:03PM New MySpace China Tells Users to Spy on Each Other
Friday April 20, 2007 @04:41PM Airships to Patrol Venezuela's Skies
Wednesday November 29, 2006 @10:05AM Newt Gingrich Says Free Speech May Be Forfeit
Thursday November 16, 2006 @07:37AM Has Orwell's '1984' Come 22 Years Later?
Saturday November 04, 2006 @04:12PM UK Has Become a "Surveillance Society"
Tuesday October 31, 2006 @04:05PM China - We Don't Censor the Internet
Thursday May 18, 2006 @01:00PM UK Government Wants Private Encryption Keys
Thursday May 04, 2006 @05:55PM MA Attorney General Seeks Myspace Changes
Thursday April 27, 2006 @07:35AM Apple's All-Seeing Screen
Monday April 24, 2006 @12:09PM New Congressional Bill Makes DMCA Look Tame
Wednesday March 29, 2006 @11:06PM Unmanned Aerial Drones Coming Soon Above U.S.