The United States needs a Department of Cybersecurity

This week more than 40,000 security professionals will attend RSA in San Francisco to see the latest cyber technologies on display and discuss key issues. No topic will be higher on the agenda than th

After spying on social media, UK spy agency GCHQ officially joins Twitter

GCHQ, the UK spy agency which specializes in garnering intelligence from communications, has officially joined Twitter -- posting a "Hello, world" inaugural tweet from its blue check verified account.

Arcade Dreams

Summer always makes me think of the 7-11 at the end of East Lakeview in Columbus, Ohio. I was about eight. My grandmother took us there every week to get comic books, which were near the front window,

Who needs privacy? 56,000 photos taken in Philly school district kerfuffle

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/laptopkid21.png" />This <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/02/20/outrage-school-accused-of-using-laptop-to-take-photos-of-student-at

Thanko's Spy Flashlight records video in HD (video)

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/led_flashlight_spy-620x387.jpg" /> It looks like Tokyo-based acessory maker Thanko is trying to carve out a new niche for themselves, <a

Thanko's Spy Button Camera gets an upgrade

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/thanko_spy_button.jpg" /> Tokyo-based USB gadget maker Thanko gave us a video camera button <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2009/07/0

Unassuming cap sports hidden camcorder

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/SpyCamCap_08_640x.jpg">Pardon me, miss? I’d just like to tell you that I think your hat is fly. Dope, even. Too bad you’ll never reme

Trust issues? This tiny clock has a built-in video camera

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/DVRClock_01_640x.jpg" alt="DVRClock_01_640x" />And now to finally get to the bottom of WHO DRANK MY LAST TAB?! This unassuming little clo

Fake car key shoots photos and video, makes people think you drive a VW

<img src="http://crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/CarKeySpyCam_05_640x.jpg" alt="camera" />Secretly taking photos of people is sort of easy to do with a cell phone but it's probably even easi

Just what TF2 needed: a female Scout and building disguises for the Spy

Team Fortress 2 has a huge following. And it should. It rocks. But it might be getting a tad stale to those that play it hours everyday. (me) That’s why developers crank out killer mods like the

GSM spy ear! Dial in from anywhere!

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/ggspy006100_01_m.jpg">Cease and desist letter be damned! Your woman is cheating on you with that Blood Efl!! Put a spy ear in her room! S

Chemical fingerprint detector can also read a letter off of anything it touched

Anyone want to start a pool on when this will be featured on CSI? I’m guessing within 4 months. Apparently Disulfur Dinitride, quite a simple chemical compound, turns nearly undetectable traces

Military plans to shoot rogue satellite out of the sky

[photopress:satshoot.jpg,full,center] We’re gonna shoot that rogue satellite out of the sky. How clutch is that? Yup, the president just gave the go-ahead to knock that now-broken satellite righ