As more and more information comes to light about two major data-breaches late last year, it is becoming apparent that the U.S. Office of Personnel Management has been hemorrhaging data. The problem is both broader and deeper than had been reported and the trail of failure leads to the White House.
President Obama is committed to closing what he calls the "digital divide" between those who have high-speed Internet in their homes and those who don't, according to the White House website. And he doesn't mind overstepping his constitutional authority to do it, either.
It now looks as if Facebook's "Celebrate Pride" tool was a social/psychological experiment with more than 26 million unwitting subjects.
The Intercept has published additional documents revealing the shocking scope of the NSA's XKEYSCORE surveillance program.
Facial recognition software such as that used in law-enforcement TV shows such as NCIS and Criminal Minds is now being used in an unexpected place — in churches.