2003 12 21 NYT Court Leaves the Door Open For Safety System Wiretaps – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/21/automobiles/court-leaves-the-door-open-for-safety-system-wiretaps.html Court Leaves the Door Open For Safety System Wiretaps PEOPLE with sophisticated safety and communications systems in their cars may be getting an unwanted feature. An appeals court decision last month revealed… Continue reading

2005 08 14 NYT Miss Manners Wouldn’t Approve: Snoops Bug the High-Tech Car – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2005/08/14/automobiles/14BLUE.html?gwh=01D3D1E2155EF434DA08E1840F7D05D1&gwt=pay Miss Manners Wouldn’t Approve: Snoops Bug the High-Tech Car DON’T be too sure your car is an island of privacy. Under certain circumstances, outsiders can eavesdrop on conversations among you and your… Continue reading

2003 12 29 NYT This Car Can Talk. What It Says May Cause Concern. – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/29/business/this-car-can-talk-what-it-says-may-cause-concern.html?pagewanted=all&src=pm This Car Can Talk. What It Says May Cause Concern. Last year, Curt Dunnam bought a Chevrolet Blazer with one of the most popular new features in high-end cars: the OnStar personal… Continue reading

2002 11 03 NYT State Wants to Stop Rental-Car Big Brother – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2002/11/03/nyregion/state-wants-to-stop-rental-car-big-brother.html State Wants to Stop Rental-Car Big Brother IN the summer of 2001, complaints began flooding in to the State Department of Consumer Protection regarding Acme Rent-A-Car in New Haven. The company was… Continue reading

2004 01 13 NYT BUSINESS TRAVEL; Some Rental Cars Are Keeping Tabs on the Drivers – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2004/01/13/business/business-travel-some-rental-cars-are-keeping-tabs-on-the-drivers.html?pagewanted=all&src=pm BUSINESS TRAVEL; Some Rental Cars Are Keeping Tabs on the Drivers Byungsoo Son’s recent western trip was mostly for pleasure. But the car rental bill he was hit with at the end… Continue reading

2004 01 17 NYT Greeting Big Brother With Open Arms – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2004/01/17/books/think-tank-greeting-big-brother-with-open-arms.html?pagewanted=print&src=pm THINK TANK; Greeting Big Brother With Open Arms By EMILY EAKIN Published: January 17, 2004 For 50 years, Big Brother was an unambiguous symbol of malignant state power, totalitarianism’s all-seeing eye. Then… Continue reading

2004 05 01 NYT Airlines Gave F.B.I. Millions of Records on Travelers After 9/11 – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2004/05/01/us/airlines-gave-fbi-millions-of-records-on-travelers-after-9-11.html Airlines Gave F.B.I. Millions of Records on Travelers After 9/11 In the days after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks in 2001, the nation’s largest airlines, including American, United and Northwest, turned over… Continue reading

2004 01 18 NYT Airline Gave Government Information On Passengers – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2004/01/18/us/airline-gave-government-information-on-passengers.html Airline Gave Government Information On Passengers A second airline has acknowledged releasing information on its passengers for an experiment to determine if the government could ”mine” the data to spot terrorists. The… Continue reading

2013 01 04 NYT Court Backs Shielding of Legal Memo on Phone Records – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/04/us/court-backs-shielding-of-legal-memo-on-phone-records.html?hp&_r=0 Court Backs Shielding of Legal Memo on Phone Records WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court on Friday ruled that the Obama administration may continue to withhold a Justice Department memorandum that apparently… Continue reading

2014 01 02 NYT Review – The Phantom 2 Vision Photo Drone From DJI – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/02/technology/personaltech/review-the-phantom-2-vision-photo-drone-from-dji.html?hpw&rref=technology&_r=0 Civilian Photography, Now Rising to New Level Five years ago, the DJI Phantom 2 Vision would have seemed like a science fiction film prop or a piece of surveillance hardware flown only… Continue reading