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The video calling service Skype recently made a change to how it routes calls. Calls now are routed by Microsoft- or Skype-owned computers.
edition.cnn.com/2012/07/24/tech/web/skype-surveillance/
 1089    35     Wednesday, July 25, 2012    # privacy # mobile # spyware
Secret files show scale of Silicon Valley co-operation on Prism, Outlook.com encryption unlocked even before official launch, Skype worked to enable Prism collection of video calls, Company says it is legally compelled to comply.
www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/jul/11/microsoft-nsa-collaboration-user-data
 1682    30     Saturday, July 13, 2013    # spyware # privacy # freedom
What they found was the widespread use of sophisticated, off-the-shelf computer espionage software by governments with questionable records on human rights. While the software is supposedly sold for use only in criminal investigations, the ...
www.nytimes.com/2012/08/31/technology/finspy-software-is-tracking-political-dissidents.html
 845    24     Saturday, September 1, 2012    # spyware # censorship # freedom
Facebook had subjected nearly 700,000 users in an experiment without their knowledge, manipulating these individuals' news feeds, reducing positive or negative content, and examining the emotions of these individuals' subsequent posts.
edition.cnn.com/2014/07/02/opinion/klitzman-facebook-experiment/
 454    15     Friday, July 4, 2014    # privacy # spyware # Facebook
Hundreds of apps put snoops to work and then there is "supersonic tone tracking". Of 300 apps Exodus has analysed, Yale says 75 per cent contain trackers.
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/11/28/android_apps_unexpectedly_track_users/
 35    9     Wednesday, November 29, 2017    # apps # spyware # trackers