Category: Government Corruption

Will the digital age kill off spying? CIA in crisis as facial recognition, biometrics and AI make it increasingly difficult for agents to maintain their cover abroad

https://www.ispeech.org Emily Crane | The Daily Mail | Source URL U.S. spies are no longer being tailed by foreign governments in about 30 different countries because advances in facial recognition, biometrics and artificial intelligence have made it almost impossible for the agents to hide.  Whereas governments would once physically follow […]

How Amazon Gains Control & Domination

Text to Speech Wolf Richter | Wolf Street | Source URL Amazon takes over the last mile and everything else. Amazon just gave us an update on how rapidly its own delivery system is replacing UPS, the US Postal Service, FedEx, and other carriers in delivering packages from an Amazon […]

‘Havana Syndrome’ of US diplomats likely caused by paranoia not sonic weapon, study claims

‘Havana Syndrome’ of US diplomats likely caused by paranoia not sonic weapon, study claims

Free Text to Speech Sarah Knapton | The Telegraph | Source URL The mysterious condition ‘Havana Syndrome’ in which dozens of US and Canadian diplomats experienced strange symptoms which doctors suspected were caused by a sonic weapon, was probably a psychological phenomenon, experts have said. Between 2016 and 2018, embassy […]

Putin calls for worldwide ‘moral rules’ to control AI-powered killer robots

Putin calls for worldwide ‘moral rules’ to control AI-powered killer robots

Convert Text to Speech Russian President says we shouldn’t be developing technology “for the sake of technology” UK Daily Star | Source URL Inventor Elon Musk , scientist Stephen Hawking , and even 60s rocker Roger Daltrey have sounded warnings about the dangers of artificial intelligence. Now Russian President Vladimir […]

Leaking classified information is ‘thievery, not protected speech,’ Justice Department says

Leaking classified information is ‘thievery, not protected speech,’ Justice Department says

TTS Rachel Weiner | The Washington Post | Source URL ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A contractor accused of leaking classified information engaged in “thievery, not protected speech,” and has no First Amendment grounds to challenge his Espionage Act prosecutions, the Justice Department said in an Alexandria federal court filing. Former intelligence […]

Alarm as Trump Requests Permanent Reauthorization of NSA Mass Spying Program Exposed by Snowden

Alarm as Trump Requests Permanent Reauthorization of NSA Mass Spying Program Exposed by Snowden

https://www.ispeech.org “The White House is calling for reauthorization of a program that security agencies have used to spy on innocent people, violate their privacy, and chill free speech.” Jake Johnston | Common Dreams | Source URL Civil liberties groups and privacy advocates raised alarm Thursday after the Trump administration called […]

The U.S. Army Is Creating Artillery Rounds Guided By AI

The U.S. Army Is Creating Artillery Rounds Guided By AI

iSpeech C-DAEM will allow artillery units dozens of miles away to destroy moving tanks. Kyle Mizokami | Popular Mechanics | Source URL The U.S. Army is working on a new artillery shell capable of locating enemy targets, including moving tanks and armored vehicles. The shell, called Cannon-Delivered Area Effects Munition […]