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Inside the massive (and unregulated) world of surveillance tech | Sharon Weinberger

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What is a tool in the Information Age? From tiny “clever dirt” monitoring tools to DNA-tracing technology and also progressed face acknowledgment software application, reporter Sharon Weinberger leads a hair-raising trip via the international, uncontrolled fair of privatized mass monitoring. To control this expanding, multibillion-dollar market that usually satisfies clients with dubious intents, Weinberger thinks the very first step is for federal governments to categorize monitoring devices as effective as well as hazardous tools.