NSA Builds Nation’s Largest and Most Intrusive Domestic Computer Spying System

Overview of Camp Williams site before the construction works began. UDC will be located on the west side of the highway, on what was previously an airfield (Image from www.publicintelligence.net)

Despite the Obama Administration’s 2008 election pledge to crack down on Bush era warrantless spying and wiretapping in the post-911 era, the NSA’s efforts remain unchecked and . If anything, the agency has expended its efforts, creating a massive warehouse of information and a supercomputer outside of Bluffdale, Utah. Expected to be completed in 2013, it will be more than five times the size of the US Capitol.

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Pottermore Launch Marred by Scammers and Hackers

J.K. Rowling’s “Pottermore” interactive web site promises a new reading experience centered around the seven Harry Potter novels, with additional content written by Rowling fleshing out background information and settings as well as user-generated content expanding the story of Harry Potter, but hackers and scam artists are already trying to pry their way into the new online community…

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