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iPhone device designed by Snowden and Huang to reveal when your phone is secretly transmitting


A mockup of Edward Snowden and Bunnie Huang’s iPhone modification, showing the SIM card slot through which their hardware add-on would access the phone’s antennae to monitor them for errant signals. 1,322 more words

Kebmodee

July 29, 1862

On this day in the Civil War, Southern spy Belle Boyd is imprisoned in Old Capitol Prison, Washington City.

Belle Boyd

(Photo Credit: Library of Congress)

The Civil War

A Spy Among Us

As we talked, we took turn in running through the people and the faces we remembered from the queue. We were sitting at the front of the bus, which really set me on edge because I couldn’t see anyone. 110 more words

Fiction

Steal the Dragon

Steal the Dragon

by Patricia Briggs

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Mercy Thompson series and the Alpha and Omega novels…

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Book Review

Low budget TV production

Teardropworlds present:

A Broke & Poor production, featuring the (in)famous international spy James Blond in…..

Producing a film is too expensive for the most of us, especially films with a lot of action and exotic locations. 255 more words

Workbench

16 incredible spy gadgets from CIA history

(Source: www.businessinsider.sg)

CIA operatives may not use jetpacks or laser-powered watches, but they do have a few tricks up their sleeves.

At the CIA Museum in Washington, DC, you can get a glimpse of the gadgets used in past spy missions. 898 more words

Technology

TDISH: A Southern Belle

On July 29, 1862, Maria Isabella “Belle” Boyd was arrested in Northern Virginia by Union troops after she was discovered spying on Northern movements and reporting them to her father, a soldier in Stonewall Jackson’s regiment of the Army of Northern Virginia.  216 more words

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