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snakeair 06-16-2013 02:39 PM

House Lawmakers Introduce The We Are Watching You Act


In NSA America, TV watches you. Thankfully, that scenario hasnít happened yet, but two lawmakers are working on legislation to make sure there are strict regulations in place when it does.

The Hill reports that Reps. Michael Capuano and Walter Jones have just introduced the We Are Watching You Act to the House. Despite its foreboding name, the proposed law aims to regulate the potential proliferation of cameras in TV set-top boxes and DVRs.

The proposed law specifically targets a number of patents for...
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CerealNut 06-16-2013 07:19 PM

Can you imagine how they would try to put a positive spin on this?

Something like - You should Opt in for this service for 9.99 a month so we monitor your families health. We could tell if grandma is having a heart attack and send help!
Wouldn't it be nice if we got a picture of the person who robbed your house?
I bet some people would sign on the line with the statement of "I have nothing to hide".....

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