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Big Brother vs. Creepy Neighbor

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A crazy local news story broke recently about the ability of school authorities to remotely activate cameras of district-issued laptops for high school students when the laptops were off-site (e.g. in the homes of the students).  I’m assuming that the students were unaware of this feature and the potential for its abuse.  Furthermore, there are allegations of its abuse and a lawsuit filed.  Check out more:

http://whyy.org/cms/news/regional-news/2010/02/18/lawsuit-lower-merion-spied-on-student-through-district-provided-webcam/31063

Written by afterdinnersneeze

19 February 2010 at 9:47am

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