The video calling service Skype recently made a change to how it routes calls. Calls now are routed by Microsoft- or Skype-owned computers.
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.
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 ...
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.
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.