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The Internet Through a Prism

12.6.2013 by Alice Cullen

In recent days, tech’s biggest names have been thrown into chaos after a whistleblower revealed that almost everything we do online is being tracked through a US government surveillance programme called Prism. Let’s go into a little bit more detail to find out what on earth is going on. What?? Last week, ex-NSA (America’s National Security Agency) employee Edward Snowden exposed the surveillance programme Prism, sharing a highly-confidential 40+ slide Powerpoint with some of the world’s biggest media. Snowden claims that the NSA is “intent on making every conversation and every form of behaviour in the world known to them.”…