Articles Tagged with security

New TSA Fee Increase Means You Pay Double To Get Groped

Getting some action thanks to TSA fee increase

On Monday, an added TSA fee increase could raise the cost of an airline ticket’s security fee to double what it is now. The fees aren’t paying for security, either. No, instead, travelers are being tapped to pay for Congressional over-spending. Remember that as the Transportation Security Administration agent gets touchy-feely with you at the… Read more »

The Wiper App Is The Ultimate Answer To All Privacy Paranoid Mobile Users

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Ever since the usage of smartphones has gone-up, so have the cases of eavesdropping and digital espionage. Smartphones, despite being lauded as safe, are routinely tapped-into to steal logs, data, conversations and whatever other information that can be siphoned off. Thankfully a new app promises to do away with the root of all the danger;… Read more »

America Bans Uncharged Electronics On Airplanes, Chaos Ensues

Passenger gives in his belt as he undergoes a security check at Frankfurt Airport

American airlines have always had the strictest of security related policies. People have been frisked, prodded, poked and stripped, all in the name of offering safer air travel. But the latest norm has caused quite a furor at the departure terminals. Passengers are being held back for their gadgets. While this technique might have been… Read more »

Jewish Museum Shooting Suspect Captured With Weapons [VIDEO]

French authorities have detained a 29-year-old man named Mehdi Nemmouche who is believed to be connected to a shooting at the Jewish Museum in Brussels, Belgium on May 24. Nemmouche, a radicalized Islamist who recently spent a year in Syria (according to CNN), was detained after customs officials discovered both a Kalashnikov assault rifle and… Read more »

Movie Theater Security Eyed After ‘Dark Knight Rises’ Massacre

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Movie theater security is not an issue most of us had considered very seriously until the tragic events of late Thursday night at an Aurora, Colorado screening of the film The Dark Knight Rises. Until suspected shooter James Holmes entered a packed theater and reportedly began shooting with abandon, movie theater security was one of… Read more »