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Court Rules Facebook Widgets Can Be Considered Wiretaps

Court Rules Facebook Widgets Can Be Considered Wiretaps

For a long time, different people would typically give you different answers about which Silicon Valley giant is, definitively, The Worst. Recently though, Facebook seems to be the name that comes up first in a lot of people’s minds, for any number of reasons. Maybe it’s the way the company’s…

11 Wildly Creepy Things People Have Done To Snoop On Smartphones

11 Wildly Creepy Things People Have Done To Snoop On Smartphones

We’ve all felt the urge to snoop through our loved ones’ phones before — and sometimes that itch is just too strong to resist. For some people, though, that gentle itch is more like a knife wound. And the lengths they will go to for a peek are astounding in…

NSA Spies On International Payments

NSA Spies On International Payments

German newspaper Spiegel Online reports that the NSA has its own financial database to track money flows through a “tailored access operations” division. According the newspaper, a special NSA branch called “Follow the Money” (FTM) “widely monitors international payments, banking and credit card transactions” around the world.