Richard Satran at US News has a scary little piece out about how The Internal Revenue Service collects more than your taxes: "It's also acquiring a huge volume of personal information on taxpayers' digital activities, from eBay auctions to Facebook posts and, for the first time ever, credit card and e-payment transaction records, as it expands its search for tax cheats to places it's never gone before."
The IRS is in your internets, watching your financial transactions
Maker of stalkerware and spyware fined
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First photos of US Navy's retrieval of Chinese spy balloon wreckage
The US Navy released the first photos of its operation to retrieve the wreckage of the Chinese spy balloon aka the "civilian airship used for research, mainly meteorological, purposes" (according… READ THE REST
Suspected "Chinese spy balloon" was spotted over Montana yesterday — and is still flying over the U.S.
A suspected "Chinese spy balloon" was spotted over Billings, Montana on Wednesday, and is still flying over the United States, although officials haven't disclosed where it is now. "President Biden… READ THE REST
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