Open Whisper Systems has officially launched Signal Desktop in private beta. The end-to-end encrypted messaging app is used by quite a few notable privacy advocates, including NSA surveillance whistleblower Edward Snowden.
Surveillance programs are largely designed for the express purpose of targeting citizens, pure and simple, says John McAfee. And there's something fundamentally wrong with this concept. Something un-American. It's the antithesis of freedom.
European Parliament has voted in favor of dropping Edward Snowden's criminal charges, letting him seek asylum and be protected against U.S. extradition. It is a landmark step by Europe to defy America.
A massive leak reveals the true costs of U.S. drone warfare and how it's carried out. How people are placed on ‘kill lists,' the secret criteria for drone strikes, the 60-day ‘window for lethal action,' and more.
Open Road Films has released the first teaser trailer for Snowden, Oscar-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone's biopic of former National Security Agency analyst Edward Snowden, which hits theaters in December.
According to the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), the NSA's programs are hitting the country where it really hurts -- the collective pocketbook, costing U.S. tech companies up to $35 billion.