London bans trash cans that spy on smartphone users  | Toronto Star | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

"Officials demanded Monday that an advertising firm stop using a network of high-tech trash cans to track people walking through London’s financial district. ......The trash cans join a host of everyday objects from televisions to toilets that are being manufactured with the ability to send and receive data, opening up new potential for interaction — and surveillance...."


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