anti-surveillance

10.22.18

This SIM Card Forces All of Your Mobile Data Through Tor

"This is about sticking a middle finger up to mobile filtering, mass surveillance."

1.5.17

These Colorful Patterns Trick Computer Facial Recognition to Fight Surveillance

Artist Adam Harvey has created a range of textile patterns that fool facial recognition software into seeing multiple faces.

7.6.16

I Replaced My Fingerprints With Prosthetics to Avoid Surveillance

In preparation for an age of biometric data megabreaches, I covered my real fingerprints with replaceable, fully-functional fake ones that are nearly impossible to copy.

10.5.15

Watch an RC Plane Drop Whistleblowing Fliers Over NSA's Dagger Complex

Activists are trying to persuade NSA employees to quit.

9.9.14

1984-Inspired Fashion Collection Protects Your Phone With Anti-Surveillance Tech

Fashion company The Affair's latest designs include The UnPocket, a detachable pocket that makes your gadgets unhackable and untraceable.

5.7.14

Hide From Surveillance By Wearing A Mask Of This Artist's Face

You might see a lot more Leo Selvaggios walking around your neighborhood in the near future.

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3.14.14

Physically Obliterate Your Text Message History At New Installation

Artist Stefan Tiefengraber wants you to destroy your digital overlords with 'TIME OUT 1.0.'

9.11.13

Inside the Effort to Crowdfund NSA-Proof Email and Chat Services

Riseup and StopWatching.Us members tell us how they'll meet growing demand for secure, encrypted communication.

6.11.13

Mozilla Launches Anti-Surveillance Campaign 'StopWatchingUs'

The campaign and petition is sponsored by a "broad coalition of organizations from across the political and technical spectrum."