Posts Tagged ‘surveillance’

Ed Snowden’s surprise from-remote appearance at TED 2014 in Vancouver today

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Edward Snowden made a surprise appearance at the TED 2014 main conference in Vancouver today. TED is calling it “Here’s how we take back the Internet.” From a remote location in Russia he could remotely control a wheeled bot that allowed “him” to turn around and look at the audience. Good remarks. And then Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the world wide web, comes out of the audience to talk to …read more

How the Government Tracks You: NSA Surveillance

Thursday, October 17th, 2013

Entertaining little documentary on the NSA, narrated by Evangeline Lilly. “How the Government Tracks You: NSA Surveillance.”

Surveillance camera map, Vancouver

Saturday, November 17th, 2012

Very nice map of surveillance cameras in downtown Vancouver, by the Vancouver Public Space Network. Disturbing content aside, it’s a very attractive map.