All Surveillance stories

Gigi Sukin
Feb 23, 2019 - Technology

How Chicago police cracked the Jussie Smollett case

Jussie Smollett
Epire actor Jussie Smollett leaving Cook County jail. Photo: Nuccio DiNuzzo/Getty Images
Sam Baker
Feb 22, 2019 - Technology

U.S. firm aided Chinese DNA collection of Uighur Muslims

In this image, a Uyghur woman in a black shirt holds a Chinese flag above her as she walks down the street on a cloudy day.
A Uighur woman holds the Chinese flag. Photo: Guillaume Payen/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images

AI surveillance goes to school

Illustration of school desk with various objects highlighted and identified
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios
Joe Uchill
Sep 20, 2018 - Technology

When governments turn spyware on citizens

Protestor holding up a canister of tear gas
Protesters in Cairo use cell phones to photograph a tear gas container in 2011. Photo: Karimphoto via Getty Images
Joe Uchill
Sep 17, 2018 - Technology

Unpatched security problem affects surveillance video recorders

Photo: Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via getty

Schools turn to AI to monitor students' mental health

Sixth grade students sit against a wall and work on laptops
Sixth graders at Flint Hill School in Oakton, Va. Photo: Katherine Frey/Washington Post/Getty
Jul 29, 2018 - Technology

A secret TSA surveillance program targets ordinary Americans

TSA agents at the security checkpoint at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images
Erica Pandey
Updated Jul 27, 2018 - World

How U.S. tech powers China's surveillance state

A surveillance camera labeled "Made in USA" is pointed at a man
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

Facial recognition in the U.K. faces legal challenge

A surveillance camera is mounted on a wall.
Photo: Oli Scarff/Getty Images