The Drone Papers — The Intercept has obtained a cache of secret documents detailing the inner workings of the U.S. military’s assassination program in Afghanistan, Yemen, and Somalia. The documents, provided by a whistleblower, offer an unprecedented glimpse into Obama’s drone wars.
The Secret Surveillance Catalogue — A source provided The Intercept with a secret, internal catalogue of cell-phone surveillance devices used by the military and intelligence agencies.
Online advertisers already record the habits of web surfers, but the metrics they use are primitive compared to the rich portraits of physical user behavior that can be constructed using data harvested from immersive environments.
Private prisons have been declared a huge stock market winner in Trump’s victory. As his policies come into focus, a look back at one of the incidents that prompted the Justice Department’s resolve to cut ties with the industry.