- 33:34 XKEYSCORE - this is a NSA program that is essentially a search engine that can look through public and private data(SMS, emails, chats, etc.). The data is collected mostly through other data collection systems such as PRISM.
- 38:51 Optic Nerve - Optic Nerve was created by the British surveillance agency GCHQ and began to collaborate with the US NSA. It is a surveillance program that can activate webcams and audio even on computers that are off.
- 55:38 Epic Shelter - a program that allows the government to backup all critical data from the Middle East in an emergency. It is used for providing real-time data that assists US drone pilot in launching lethal strikes against terrorists.
- 56:06 Drone surveillance - an unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) to capture of still images and video to gather information about specific targets, which might be individuals, groups or environments. Drone surveillance enables surreptitiously gathering information about a target as captured from a distance or altitude.
- 1:24:04 Heartbeat - a centralized database to update data in real time. It likes a search engine for Epic Shelter.