Thursday, January 9, 2014

Interesting Spy Stories Today

Private Eye Sky Spies
Click-bait, or cold reality? The headline for Robinson Meyer’s article in the Atlantic about three Silicon Valley start-ups and their plans to make money off satellite photography of the earth is “Silicon Valley’s New Spy Satellites.” Very soon, it’s likely that it will be substantially easier to buy recent, high-resolution imagery of the Earth’s surface... the message they send together is simple: We’re all spies now. (more)

What Will Anna Chapman Do Next? Former spy Anna Chapman, who was sent back from the United States to Russia in a major spy swap in 2010, is going to present her own clothing line at a fashion show in the Turkish resort of Antalya. (more) (Anna's adventure timeline)
500 Years of History Shows that Mass Spying Is Always Aimed at Crushing Dissent

Boycott Of RSA Security Conference Builds In Wake Of NSA Spy Scandal (more)