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Warning over social networking
´snooping´ technology

Telegraph [UK], by Staff

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 2/10/2013 3:32:54 PM

New stalking software capable of tracking people’s movements and predicting future behaviour using data from social networking websites has been developed, it emerged today. [Snip] The system has been created by Raytheon, the US giant defence contractor. It was claimed that the technology could be transformed into a "Google for spies" and used by governments as a means of monitoring and controlling people online. The company insisted that the software--dubbed “Riot” or Rapid Information Overlay Technology--had not been sold to any clients but was shared with the US government in 2010. The move follows controversy over the Communications Bill in

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So it´s been in the hands of the government for over two years now.

Great.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: 4Justice, 2/10/2013 3:43:45 PM     (No. 9169008)

and they said nothing. Government thinks we are its subjects and at their control. We no longer control government and they don´t want us to ever again. Big Brother is here. We are no longer free.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Keekng, 2/10/2013 4:15:06 PM     (No. 9169052)

I refuse to participate in the social media sites.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rafter, 2/10/2013 5:11:56 PM     (No. 9169112)

As I just posted on a Dorner (cop killer on the loose) thread...

How well is this stuff working?
Didn´t stop Dorner.
Where is Dorner?

So much for Big Brother.
All the lies about the controls by Gummint.
Why don´t they control Dorner? Hmmmmm?

Why don´t they prevent all bank robberies? Etc Etc

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bob913, 2/10/2013 5:53:43 PM     (No. 9169173)

Delete the cookies from your browser. You are tracked. Notice ads of products you may have looked at start showing up at every website you visit.

How to delete:
http://www.aboutcookies.org

For Firefox you go to Tools> Options> Privacy to customize the ones you want to keep.

Also you are tracked if you post photos on the internet of yourself. Use google then click on Images. Open a folder with photos of yourself / family etc and now drag a photo of yourself into the search field to see if it finds photos of yourself.

Stores and malls are being contacted by google and others to use facial recognition to track you from store to store. Your grocery store card is but one example of tracking.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: thelmalou, 2/10/2013 6:56:47 PM     (No. 9169239)

It´d be a little harder to track little ol´ me, since I use the media instead of letting it use me. Of course, if they did track little ol´ me, they´d surely die of boredom. ;)


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Reply 6 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/11/2013 4:24:07 AM     (No. 9169574)

So much for warrants.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Attercliffe, 2/11/2013 6:45:03 AM     (No. 9169641)

See also Firefox/Mozilla for various privacy and cookie crumbling add-ons. New one--Ghostery--zaps tracking cookies, even those from Google (so far).

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