...I always knew that ! But would anyone listen ?! *Gloaty*GCHQ taught NSA how to monitor Facebook, Twitter in real time
British analysts gave instruction to members of the National Security Agency in 2012, showing them how to spy on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube in real time and collect the computer addresses of billions of the sites’ uploaders.
the British have proven their ability to both directly monitor the world’s web traffic cable and use a third party to view the data stream and extract information from it.
reported in October 2013 that : the NSA and GCHQ collaborated on a program known as MUSCULAR, which the agencies used to record “entire data flows” from Yahoo and Google.
When members of GCHQ delivered the presentation to NSA officials, they showed the Americans how to carry out the surveillance by extracting information from YouTube, Facebook, and Google’s Blogger service on February 13, 2012