Tag: Politics

P.I.D. Radio 8/19/13: The NSA Strikes Back

THE PARTNER of¬†Guardian reporter Glenn Greenwald was detained at Heathrow Airport in London for nine hours Sunday under the UK’s Terrorism Act. Encrypted files from whistleblower Edward Snowden, on a… Read more »

P.I.D. Radio 8/14/13: Trash Bins Are Stalking You

IN JUST the most recent example of how insecure our digital privacy is, we hear that the city of London has ordered an advertising company to quit using its wifi-enabled… Read more »

P.I.D. Radio 7/8/13: Virtually Real

A COUPLE in Philadelphia recently gave birth to a baby from an embryo selected through a cutting-edge procedure called “next-generation sequencing”. ¬†This technology was developed to read whole genomes cheaply… Read more »