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Matt Mitchell Is Arming Underserved Communities With Anti-Surveillance Tools
The founder of Crypto Harlem learned firsthand how companies prioritize their needs over individuals. Now he's sharing his knowledge with those who need it most.
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.
Big Brother Narco: Cartels Are Building Their Own CCTV Networks
It's an unprecedented feat of counter-surveillance in the ongoing technological arms race between Mexican and American authorities and cartels.
Counter-Surveillance Artist Trevor Paglen Honored With Internet Civil Liberties Award
The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) digital rights advocacy organization honors the artist for his photography work in "counter-surveillance."
New Photos Of NSA Headquarters Revealed By Trevor Paglen
Trevor Paglen also took pictures of the NRO and NGA.