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Mobile tracking devices on trial

Is your cell phone is spying on you? There’s now services available that allow you to be tracked by way of that handly little cellphone. Mobile tracking devices on trial By Spencer Kelly Your mobile phone is a beacon – a radio transmitter in a box.  Therefore it is possible to trace the signal and […]

Total Information Awareness still Running

Another slashdot item: gordm writes “National Journal reports that, instead of being shut down 2 years ago, the Total Information Awareness program is still datamining away. Must be effective. What else could explain Morrissey’s latest adventure?” Just posting this story probably puts me on their radar.> Total Information Awareness still Running The problem with things […]