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Cash-strapped governments are turning to tech that converts cameras into automated license plate readers to penalize uninsured drivers

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Woof

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The program turns neighbors into agents of the surveillance state



The New York Times fails in its attempt to report on the surveillance economy

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😎 +😷 = 👻

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An interview with Dr. Petra Molnar, who spent 2020 investigating the use of drones, facial recognition, and lidar on refugees

Greek refugee camps are among the largest in Europe, and they are overpopulated, with scarce access to water, food, and basic necessities, and under constant surveillance. Photo: Manolis Lagoutaris/AFP/Getty Images


Government-mandated drone surveillance and location tracking apps could be here to stay

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General Intelligence

But will the current bans last?

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