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StuartMW
Who Is John Galt?
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Raytheon makes software to track social media users

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Defense contractor Raytheon has developed software that tracks people online through social media sites like Twitter and Facebook.

The Rapid Information Overlay Technology (RIOT) software uses location data embedded in photographs and other Internet postings to track users’ movements and personal activities, according to Brian Urch, Raytheon’s principal investigator.

»www.washingtontimes.com/news/201···a-users/

Privacy? We You don't need no stinkin' privacy!
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jaykaykay
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Privacy? You don't need no stinkin' privacy! When was the last time anyone had that? Didn't we give it away and/or had it stolen a long time ago!


Blackbird
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StuartMW
Who Is John Galt?
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Thanks Blackbird See Profile. I looked for an existing thread but yet again because it was started by an anonymous user I didn't see it
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Mike
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Anything you place on the public internet is certainly suspect to data mining.

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