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British Spies Authorized To Intercept Google, Facebook

06/17/2014, Nobody likes to be spied upon, especially when you’re the French soccer team, but with some might say that this is a necessary evil in this day and age, where you give up a little bit of your personal freedoms and privacy to make sure that the whole...

A Spy Plane Really Did Fry L.A. Air Traffic Control Center Computers

05/06/2014, Earlier this week we picked up on a story claiming that a Soviet-era U.S. spy plane had caused computers at the L.A. Air Route Traffic Control Center to malfunction. This caused major flight disruptions at many major airports in California, including LAX,...

Spy Plane Reportedly Fried Air Traffic Control Computers

05/04/2014, A recent report claims that U-2 spy plane passing through airspace monitored by the L.A. Air Route Traffic Control Center in Palmdale, California caused a glitch that ultimately overloaded and fried computer systems. The U-2 is a spy plane that was used...

Coversnitch Lamp Eavesdrop On Its Surroundings

04/23/2014, Walls have ears, or so the saying goes. Perhaps that might be true many, many years ago, but this is certainly not the case when it comes to modern day trappings. Case in point, the Coversnitch, a device that was built by a couple of artists for less than...

Cyro Jellyfish Robot

03/28/2013, Just what is the biggest jellyfish that you have ever come across whenever you are at the seaside, or traveling on a boat over a body of seawater? Well, most of these tend to be small, and the general rule of thumb is this – the smaller they are,...

Spy blimp from Northrop Grumman ready to take to the skies

05/23/2012, Northrop Grumman, a defense contractor for the government, has finally managed to squeeze in some flying time for their giant surveillance airship that is meant for the U.S. Army. This giant spy blimp is known as a Long Endurance Multi-Intelligence...

Giant spy blimp sounds like an oxymoron

04/03/2012, Normally, when one talks about a device that is used to spy on enemy territory, we would be looking at something which is extremely covert – so much so that it blends in with the rest of the environment. It does not really make sense then to hear...

Exoconcept EXO carbon fiber electric jet ski concept

09/13/2011, Now here is a concept that we don’t think will look out of place in a James Bond setting – the Exoconcept EXO carbon fiber electric jet ski. Yes sir, this particular piece of art that has been melded with technology will allow you to ride...

55% of parents keep an eye on their kids’ online activities

07/14/2011, If you’re a minor and you’re thinking of posting up that picture of you with a beer bottle or a cigarette in hand on Facebook for cred points among your peers – you might want to think twice. According to a recent survey of 2,000 internet...

Counter industrial espionage with biscuit tins

06/28/2011, It is said that sometimes, the simplest solution is sitting right there in front of you without you realizing it – until much later, that is. Take for instance, the world of industrial espionage where modern day “ninjas” armed not with...

SpyKey logs uses your iPhone to keylog your computer

06/24/2011, Ever wanted to see if somebody is using your computer without your permission? There’s an app for that! If you’ve got an iPhone, there’s now an app available on the App Store called SpyKey. This app records every keystroke that’s...

Computer repair guy arrested for voyeurism

06/09/2011, A computer repair guy, Trevor Harwell, was recently arrested for multiple charges of computer access and fraud. He was found guilty for placing a program on laptops that were sent over to the place he was working on for repair. Called Camcapture, it...