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# surveillance - Saturday 15 June, 2013

US government made 9,000 requests for Facebook user info in six months
# Facebook
# Facebook

US government made 9,000 requests for Facebook user info in six months

Jun 15th 2013, 3:15 PM 7,563 Views 26 Comments

The requests covered issues from child disappearances to petty crimes and terror threats.

# surveillance - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

5 photos of Barack Obama reading your email
# Morto
From The Daily Edge
# Morto

5 photos of Barack Obama reading your email

Jun 12th 2013, 3:03 PM 5,216 Views 2 Comments

You really shouldn’t have written that.

# surveillance - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

You're fired: US surveillance whistleblower sacked by his employer
# PRISM
# PRISM

You're fired: US surveillance whistleblower sacked by his employer

Jun 11th 2013, 3:40 PM 13,156 Views 49 Comments

Booz Allen Hamilton confirmed in a statement that Edward Snowden’s employment with them had been “terminated”.

# surveillance - Monday 10 June, 2013

British minister says report of UK access to US data is 'baseless'
# Surveillance
# Surveillance

British minister says report of UK access to US data is 'baseless'

Jun 10th 2013, 4:59 PM 3,291 Views 12 Comments

William Hague says any proposals by British intelligence agencies to intercept data needs the approval of ministers.

Data Protection Commissioner 'not surprised' by US surveillance programme
# Information
# Information

Data Protection Commissioner 'not surprised' by US surveillance programme

Jun 10th 2013, 12:47 PM 5,374 Views 59 Comments

Billy Hawkes said that his concern might be that there would be an abuse of powers that have been granted for legitimate reasons.

# surveillance - Saturday 8 June, 2013

The median age for new HIV cases in Ireland? 33
# HIV Stats
# HIV Stats

The median age for new HIV cases in Ireland? 33

Jun 8th 2013, 7:00 AM 8,907 Views 42 Comments

New statistics show that the number of people with HIV in Ireland rose last year for the first time in four years.

# surveillance - Friday 7 June, 2013

UK has had access to US's secret data for three years - report
# Surveillance
# Surveillance

UK has had access to US's secret data for three years - report

Jun 7th 2013, 5:26 PM 7,411 Views 66 Comments

The Guardian says Britain’s GCHQ surveillance agency has been able to access data harvested by the US’s ‘PRISM’ system.

George W. Obama? Here's how the HuffPo is covering the US surveillance scandal
# Surveillance
# Surveillance

George W. Obama? Here's how the HuffPo is covering the US surveillance scandal

Jun 7th 2013, 11:26 AM 8,955 Views 58 Comments

What do you think? Let us know in the comments section.

# surveillance - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Stronger breast cancer surveillance will reduce health service costs - report
# Breast Cancer
# Breast Cancer

Stronger breast cancer surveillance will reduce health service costs - report

Apr 18th 2013, 1:02 PM 3,475 Views 21 Comments

A report published by HIQA today recommends annual scans for women who have an elevated risk due to familial or genetic factors.

# surveillance - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Drone spying capabilities to get more sophisticated
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

Drone spying capabilities to get more sophisticated

Feb 2nd 2013, 12:00 PM 9,687 Views 29 Comments

A new documentary has revealed the world’s most powerful camera.

# surveillance - Saturday 19 January, 2013

13 people died of influenza during Ireland's last flu season
# Illness
# Illness

13 people died of influenza during Ireland's last flu season

Jan 19th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,529 Views 5 Comments

All of the people who died were elderly, ranging from 81 to 98 years old.

# surveillance - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Man released over alleged garda spying
# Spying
# Spying

Man released over alleged garda spying

Jan 5th 2013, 5:38 PM 15,842 Views 20 Comments

Detectives in Dublin discovered a hotel room overlooking the Harcourt Street station in September with surveillance equipment.

# surveillance - Friday 28 September, 2012

Man due in court over Dublin Garda station spying
# Harcourt Street
# Harcourt Street

Man due in court over Dublin Garda station spying

Sep 28th 2012, 6:27 PM 5,884 Views 7 Comments

A 41-year-old man will appear in court this evening in connection with the suspected covert surveillance of the Garda station on Harcourt Street.

# surveillance - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Man suspected of spying released without charge
# Harcourt Street
# Harcourt Street

Man suspected of spying released without charge

Sep 27th 2012, 7:49 PM 8,410 Views 21 Comments

However, another suspect remains in custody.

Two arrested over suspected surveillance of Dublin Garda HQ
# Surveillance
# Surveillance

Two arrested over suspected surveillance of Dublin Garda HQ

Sep 27th 2012, 8:37 AM 9,313 Views 28 Comments

The men were arrested last night after Gardaí became aware that someone had booked a nearby hotel room under a false name.

# surveillance - Sunday 1 April, 2012

Plans for UK web monitoring could affect Irish users
# Surveillance
# Surveillance

Plans for UK web monitoring could affect Irish users

Apr 1st 2012, 7:20 PM 9,765 Views 60 Comments

It’s reported that the UK government is seeking the power to monitor calls, texts, emails and web visits under new legislation.

# surveillance - Sunday 8 January, 2012

In pictures: top spy gadgets of the 60s and 70s
# Spying
From The Daily Edge
# Spying

In pictures: top spy gadgets of the 60s and 70s

Jan 8th 2012, 10:30 AM 8,732 Views 15 Comments

From ‘turd’ transmitters to the classic camera watch, here are some of the top Cold War gadgets from the KGB and CIA.

# surveillance - Friday 9 December, 2011

Watch: Iran displays US drone it 'electronically' captured
# Iran
# Iran

Watch: Iran displays US drone it 'electronically' captured

Dec 9th 2011, 10:14 AM 2,924 Views 10 Comments

US officials have dismissed claims that Iran managed to guide the unmanned surveillance aircraft down electronically and say the televised footage could be of a model.

# surveillance - Monday 13 June, 2011

FBI to ease restrictions on agents' investigative powers
# FBI
# FBI

FBI to ease restrictions on agents' investigative powers

Jun 13th 2011, 12:20 PM 301 Views 1 Comment

The FBI is due to release a new edition of its manual that will endow agents with new powers to monitor people who have caught their attention – including rummaging through their rubbish and putting surveillance teams on targets.

# surveillance - Monday 9 May, 2011

'Spy cameras' introduced under Project Champion removed from Birmingham
# UK
# UK

'Spy cameras' introduced under Project Champion removed from Birmingham

May 9th 2011, 12:31 PM 920 Views 0 Comments

Residents were angry to learn that the cameras had been funded by UK government counter-terrorism fund and complained that some were hidden.

# surveillance - Thursday 21 April, 2011

Smile! Your iPhone's watching you...
# Big Brother
# Big Brother

Smile! Your iPhone's watching you...

Apr 21st 2011, 9:20 AM 3,704 Views 0 Comments

Two data scientists have uncovered a secret tracking application hidden inside your iPhone.