November 7th, 2010 • Posted in General Observations
Posts Tagged ‘1984’
There’s a lively debate underway about the erosion of privacy in digital media, focusing lately on the careless handling of Facebook data by bottom feeder RapLeaf. This is a useful discussion but it does not address the proliferation of surveillance technologies that now pervade the real world around us.
I’m not referring to your web browsing habits (there is already a multi-billion dollar industry of tracking your online behavior). I’m talking about your daily activity in the city where you live.