San Diego Has Been Turned Into A Massive Chinese-Style Public Surveillance Network

San Diego Has Been Turned Into A Massive Chinese-Style Public Surveillance Network By MassPrivateI Can you imagine a city in the United States secretly creating a Chinese-style public surveillance network that can identify everyone? Can you imagine that same city secretly creating a Chinese-style public watchlisting network? Well imagine no more because it has already happened. When I wrote about “covert facial recognition streetlights coming to a city near you” last year, I never would have dreamt that my article would become a reality so quickly. A recent article in the…

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The European Union’s MANDATORY National Biometric ID Card Will Affect 512 Million People

The European Union’s MANDATORY National Biometric ID Card Will Affect 512 Million People By MassPrivateI A recent European Union (EU) announcement about national IDs will destroy millions of people’s privacy and create a near-global biometric database. An article in State Watch News revealed that the EU has agreed to create a MANDATORY national biometric ID card. Measures being negotiated as part of the EU’s ‘Security Union’ are moving ahead swiftly, with the Council and Parliament reaching provisional agreements on new rules for immigration liaison officers, the EU’s Visa Code and the introduction…

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NEC Corporation to Conduct Iris Scans at the South by Southwest Film & Music Festival

NEC Corporation to Conduct Iris Scans at the South by Southwest Film & Music Festival By MassPrivateI In what can only be described as revolting, makers of facial and iris recognition cameras are setting up an exhibit booth at a Film & Music Festival in America’s heartland. Three days ago, the NEC Corporation announced that they will be “participating” in one of the world’s largest events dedicated to the interactive, film and music industries, the “South By Southwest Conference” (SXSW) in Austin, Texas from March 10-13. Why would a facial recognition company…

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Apple’s HomePod 2 and Google’s Nest Guard Take Spying on Your Family to the Next Level

Apple’s HomePod 2 and Google’s Nest Guard Take Spying on Your Family to the Next Level By MassPrivateI Who needs Big Brother to spy on you in your home when Siri and Google will do it for them? Two recent stories prove beyond a shadow of a doubt that smart device surveillance is real. According to Mac Rumors, Apple recently applied for a facial recognition and 3D hand gesture patent for their new HomePod 2 smart speaker. A recent article in Gadgets 360 describes the HomePod 2’s facial recognition and hand gesture…

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Worldwide Effort To Restrict Everyone’s Right To Travel Is Close To A Reality

Worldwide Effort To Restrict Everyone’s Right To Travel Is Close To A Reality By MassPrivateI According to a recently published white paper there is a worldwide effort to restrict the right to travel of everyone. And you will not believe how the U.N. is involved. A recent article at PapersPlease.org warns that the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) wants to check every airline passenger’s background and send airlines an “Authority to Carry” before a passenger is allowed to board a plane. credit: Papers Please An iAPI system allows for…

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“Real Time Crime Centers” to Spy on Motorists

“Real Time Crime Centers” to Spy on Motorists By MassPrivateI Not content with Real Time Crime Centers (RTCC) forcing businesses to spy on customers in real-time, Homeland Security has now decided to use RTCCs to spy on motorists in real-time. Last month an article in the Baton Rogue Proud revealed that the Baton Rouge Police Department’s RTCC will be using red light cameras to spy on motorists. Baton Rouge Chief Administrative Officer Darryl Gissel said the verbiage of the new contract with Verra Mobility, the traffic camera company, allows BRPD to…

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Walgreens, Nestlé, Coors And More Use Iris-Tracking Cameras To Spy On Shoppers

Walgreens, Nestlé, Coors And More Use Iris-Tracking Cameras To Spy On Shoppers By MassPrivateI I hope you had a happy new year, “because I’m about to ruin the image and the style that you’re used to.” Gone are the days when you sent your daughter to the store and worried that some creepy old man might upskirt her, because now retailers will do what no stalker could ever do — take iris and facial images of your kids while they buy ice cream or soda. According to a recent article in…

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Police Use DHS Machines To Create Private DNA Databases Of “Suspicious People”

Police Use DHS Machines To Create Private DNA Databases Of “Suspicious People” By MassPrivateI Four years ago, DHS created “Rapid DNA” whose sole mission was to create a database of everyone. Rapid DNA a newly commercialized technology developed by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), addresses these challenges by greatly expediting the testing of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) that is the only biometric that can accurately verify family relationships. This technology can be used on the scene of mass fatality events, in refugee camps around the…

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Big Brother Digital License Plates Coming To A State Near You

Big Brother Digital License Plates Coming To A State Near You By MassPrivateI Michigan became the second state in the country to roll out the world’s first digital license plate. According to an article in The Car Connection, the state of Michigan just approved Reviver Auto’s digital license plates called the “Rplate.” Reviver Auto boasts that a total of five states have already approved their digital license plates. Our innovative, multi-functional digital license plate, the Rplate Pro, will be on the road in California, Florida, Arizona and Texas in 2018. (Source) George…

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Axon Partners With a Public Hospital to Re-brand Stun Guns as Lifesaving Devices

Axon Partners With a Public Hospital to Re-brand Stun Guns as Lifesaving Devices By MassPrivateI Last month, an article in the Star Tribune revealed a disturbing partnership between Axon Enterprise Inc. (Taser) and a public hospital. For 14 years Axon has been paying the Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) more than $1.1 million to help convince juries and the public that Tasers are lifesaving devices. Axon has been paying two doctors between $20,000- $36,000 a year to write hundreds of Axon-funded stories and serve as Axon medical advisors. Two researchers…

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