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What Edward Snowden Is Teaching Us About America

Brian Penny | Posted 07.15.2013 | Politics
Brian Penny

Ever since Edward Snowden stepped into the global spotlight for leaking information about U.S. intel gathering, he has become a quasi-celebrity. Much ...

NYPD, Microsoft Create 'Domain Awareness System'

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 04.22.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — A 911 call comes in about a possible bomb in lower Manhattan and an alert pops up on computer screens at the New York Police Departme...

The Big Eye Is Not in the Sky

Amitai Etzioni | Posted 03.25.2013 | New York
Amitai Etzioni

New York City is installing a system that will track people 24/7, using thousands of closed-circuit televisions (CCTVs), radiation and license plate readers, and other technologies. If it works as promised, Microsoft -- which is developing the software -- stands by to sell it to your city.

'We Should Pray For The AP'

Salon | Posted 09.01.2012 | New York

By Michael Tracey TAMPA — In order to enter the Republican National Convention, one had to pass through multiple layers of security, which involv...

Has The NYPD Gone 'Big Brother'?

Posted 08.09.2012 | New York

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly and Mayor Michael Bloomberg unveiled the NYPD's latest crime-tracking and surveillance system "Domain Awareness" on Wedn...