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DrQuine
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Alerting Others to Recording Devices
DrQuine   8/22/2014 1:29:27 PM
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I believe there is a difference between WATCHING and RECORDING. Obviously ordinary glasses, as well as binoculars and telescopes enhance the ability of a viewer to see - but they do not record the images. If the images are being recorded - especially in a place that others reasonably expect they have some privacy - then there should be a recoding indicator such as a bright red light visible to the external world.

Jessica Lipsky
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Re: You keep using that word
Jessica Lipsky   8/19/2014 12:26:09 PM
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It's funny, even in the iJustine video she tapes a waiter without permission and is shocked that he keeps speaking to her. I imaigne (hope) that the crew obtained his permission after the fact.

BrainiacVI
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You keep using that word
BrainiacVI   8/19/2014 11:28:01 AM
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This "privacy" you speak of, I think it went extinct. :-)

jnissen
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Pivothead huh?
jnissen   8/18/2014 5:27:36 PM
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So Google Glass inspired the endearing term "Glassholes". Can I guess what Pivothead will create? I'll open it up with "Dic*Head" for a user who is filming the unsuspecting. With the founders last name of COX it fits. I can only hope this stupid fad will fade and actual privacy will prevail.



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