Big Brother Watch

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

CCTV facial recognition ‘is a threat to freedom’

CCTV facial recognition ‘is a threat to freedom’

CCTV facial recognition ‘is a threat to freedom’

The legal officer of Big Brother Watch has described facial recognition software being used by police as “a threat to freedom”.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Thursday, September 13, 2018

GCHQ can access ‘the web browsing histories of every visible user of the internet’, says civil liberties director

GCHQ can access ‘the web browsing histories of every visible user of the internet’, says civil liberties director

GCHQ can access ‘the browsing histories of every visible user of the internet'

Silkie Carlo has said that GCHQ have programmes that can collate “the web browsing histories of every visible user of the internet” as the European Court found the Government’s mass surveillance violated human rights.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Data sharing warning: 'People are going to start losing control of their information', claims expert

Data sharing warning: 'People are going to start losing control of their information', claims expert

Data sharing warning: 'People are going to lose control of their information'

Big Brother Watch research director Daniel Nesbitt outlines the dangers