Google’s robots and creeping militarization

Google’s connection to the US Military and specifically, the intelligence community, should be alarming both for political and technical reasons.  We can assume that Google has been compromised and any data exchange over Google networks including search, apps, web services such as Gmail, Google+, and others, are being recorded and analyzed.  Also disturbingly, Google is […]

Google and the NSA: Who’s holding the ‘shit-bag’ now?

by Julian Assange August 24th, 2013 It has been revealed today, thanks to Edward Snowden, that Google and other US tech companies received millions of dollars from the NSA for their compliance with the PRISM mass surveillance system. So just how close is Google to the US securitocracy? Back in 2011 I had a meeting with Eric Schmidt, […]