Edward Snowden Privacy Tips In a Bombshell: Lose Facebook And Dropbox

Edward Snowden has some important tips for those interested in privacy, steer clear from Dropbox and Facebook..

Snowden, appearing in a recent interview for the New Yorker Festival, answered the burning question of questions, how do we keep our private things private? For one thing, he said you should “get rid of Dropbox,” because it doesn’t support encryption.


Snowden also suggested that while Facebook has improved their security, it remains a “dangerous service” that people should avoid.

When you say, ‘I have nothing to hide,’ you’re saying, ‘I don’t care about this right.’ You’re saying, ‘I don’t have this right, because I’ve got to the point where I have to justify it.’ Continue reading

New Snowden Movie: All Roads Lead To POTUS

“SNOWDEN MOVIE INDICTS OBAMA” Citizen Four, the new shocking documentary about Edward Snowden, by Glenn Greenwald and Laura Poitras, screened tonight. The two hour film will be released by the Weinstein Company to the general public later this month.

Pulling no punches, the film paints the Obama administration in a bad good light as Snowden explains how the government has violated privacy rights on a massive scale.


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NSA Caught Using Webcams To Capture Faces WIth Yahoo

The NSA, in cooperation with the British spy agency GCHQ, captured and kept millions of webcam captures from unsuspecting users, none of which were suspected of committing any crimes.nsa_ap_328

And a “substantial quantity” of the images were sexually explicit, according to the Guardian, via Gawker. One of the documents estimated that between 3% and 11% of the images gathered contained “undesirable nudity.” From the document:

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The National Security Agency has been taking advantage of “leaky” smartphone apps, such as the wildly popular Angry Birds game, and other apps, to snoop on users’ private information across the internet, according to new Edward Snowden leaked docs.070990-nsa-whistleblower-edward-snowden

The data pouring onto communication networks from the new generation of iPhone and Android apps ranges from phone model and screen size to personal details such as age, gender and location. Some apps, the documents state, can share users’ most sensitive information such as sexual orientation – and one app recorded in the material even sends specific sexual preferences such as whether or not the user may be a swinger. Continue reading

That Tech Support Guy You’re On Hold With Could Be Edward Snowden!

Weird to remember that Edward Snowden is supposed to be on the run.. But that did not stopping the leaker from landing a job with a Russian tech firm.

A Russian news agency is saying that Snowden has secured employment with a “major” Russian website and will start work on Friday performing a typical “technical support” role.

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