Sign In

Communications of the ACM

ACM News

In Worldwide Surveillance Age, U.s. Has Big Edge


View as: Print Mobile App Share: Send by email Share on reddit Share on StumbleUpon Share on Hacker News Share on Tweeter Share on Facebook
Edward Snowdon, Hong Kong

This June 23, 2013 file photo shows a TV screen shows a news report of Edward Snowden, a former CIA employee who leaked top-secret documents about sweeping U.S. surveillance programs, at a shopping mall in Hong Kong.

Credit: AP Photo/Vincent Yu, File

The saga of Edward Snowden and the NSA makes one thing clear: The United States' central role in developing the Internet and hosting its most powerful players has made it the global leader in the surveillance game.

From The Associated Press
View Full Article

 


 

No entries found