Surveillance technology like StingRay can sweep up data from any cell phone in its range.
The latest from the cyborg department.
It's using surveillance devices originally developed for the CIA.
Cops say stingray devices help catch criminals. But they could also be collecting civilians' texts and calls.
The mom and her dozen or so babies were later thrown back into the water.
"Big Mama" has a dozen.
Chicago Brookfield Zoo says 50 cownose rays and four southern stingrays died after sudden drop in oxygen.
Below, watch the moments that Nantarika Chansue, Jeff Corwin and their team of researchers handle the giant freshwater stingray
What can be accessed can be collected. What can be collected can be stored. What can be stored can be leaked, hacked, shared and used. What can be used, well, can be used. Now, next Sunday, be a nice son or daughter and call your mom to say hello. Just be sure to speak slowly and clearly.