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Aerogirl February 17th, 2011 09:03 AM

Too Much Information
 
Did anyone see this on the news? I would of never thought this was true but it's very true! Please watch the video.

GPS in cameras and phones creates privacy issue | Video | 7online.com

ToddDH February 17th, 2011 04:03 PM

It can be frightening to most people who are not aware of this capability.

It does, however, have it's upside. Such technical stuff is and has been available to Law Enforcement to locate someone who is missing or injured and can't call for help if, for instance, they took a picture on vacation and then happened to fall down the embankment or something such as that or even if they shortly thereafter had an accident that couldn't be easily spotted. At least Emergency Personnel would know the almost exact location from where the person was last known to be and work from there.

Todd

Aerogirl February 17th, 2011 04:39 PM

It's a case of good vs. evil

Manuel February 17th, 2011 05:05 PM

Big Brother is watching!

TM

Donna February 17th, 2011 05:48 PM

Yes, I saw that recently, scary to me. So any picture you post, can be traced back to you, your home, etc.....Is anything sacred these days?

Phil&Liz February 17th, 2011 08:17 PM

And you thought Google was your friend !!!!

To the cloud alright! The Big Brother Uncle Sam's cloud.

Streetview maps cars grabbed your IP info.

It happens slowly like the erosion of rights.

Lakers Fan February 17th, 2011 09:10 PM

There are probably hundreds of internet sites on which you can type a persons name and find out their home address ,phone number ,age ,etc .

ToddDH February 17th, 2011 09:16 PM

TM

Big Brother arrived long before 1984!

Todd

Lakers Fan February 17th, 2011 09:19 PM

Big Brother
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by ToddDH (Post 1353179)
TM

Big Brother arrived long before 1984!

Todd


Big Brother has been around since about 1952


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