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Body scanner ruling could squelch NSA domestic spying

Electronic Privacy Information Center organizes request by leading technologists to halt National Security Agency's domestic surveillance. They're trying a novel argument from a 2011 lawsuit.

By 18 June 2013

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TSA, bored of seeing you naked, removing airport body scanners

The Transport Security Administration says its techies have failed to create software that would allow passengers to appears less naked when going through scanners, so it is removing the devices.

By 20 January 2013

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Friday Poll: Do you choose the TSA body scanner option?

You're in the security line at the airport, and it's choose-your-own-adventure time. Do you go with the scanner or the pat-down?

By 3 August 2012

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Sizing up Australia: is Target's 3D body scanner the shape of things to come?

A 3D body-scanning initiative announced by the retail chain Target Australia has attracted extensive media interest.

By 2 May 2012

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Are TSA's body scanners easy to fool?

A blogger claims that the TSA's body scanners can be duped by strapping metal objects to your side, rather than to your front or back.

By 8 March 2012

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Transcript: Senate hearing on TSA, full-body scanners

Excerpts from today's hearing before the Senate Homeland Security committee, during which TSA Administrator John Pistole says new procedures are "there to protect you."

By 17 November 2010

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Ep. 102: MacBook Air in-studio; body scanners land at JFK; and the world's worst video game pitch

This week, we play around with Apple's new 11-inch MacBook Air; debate the latest Samsung Galaxy Tab pricing news; and decide if we're comfortable with full-body scanners coming to NYC airports.

By 26 October 2010

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3D body scanner can identify your fat zones

A new scanner out of England can not only tell you how obese you are, but exactly where those numerous high-tea buffets have distributed themselves. Ouch.

By 29 October 2010

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Digital City 102: MacBook Air; body scanners land at JFK; and world's worst video game pitch

Apple has a big press event this week, so naturally we're in full-on prediction mode, especially when it comes to 11-inch MacBook Air laptops.

By 26 October 2010

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InStitchu online tailors offering 3D body scan fittings

The online men's tailoring service now has 3D body scanners to help you get the right fit.

By 10 March 2014