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Vulbus Incognita: Ways the Government Watches You

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One of the controversial Patriot Act provisions reauthorized this past spring permits roving John Doe wiretaps, which follow a "person of interest" within a broad search warrant.

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Vulbus Incognita: Ways the Government Watches You

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License-plate cameras at intersectionsCredit: Joe Ravi

. In order to crack down on drivers running red lights or committing other traffic transgressions, many municipalities have installed cameras at intersections.

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Vulbus Incognita: Ways the Government Watches You

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FBI monitoring of email and electronic communications.Credit: Mozilla Foundation
The FBI implemented a system in the late 1990s known as Carnivore, which scanned emails en masse looking for keywords. It's since been replaced by even more sophisticated software.

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Vulbus Incognita: Ways the Government Watches You

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Surveillance cameras in public places.Credit: Wikipedia user Hustvedt
In August, Detroit officials announced that the city would be operating 350 security cameras in the central business district, joining dozens of American cities that use surveillance cameras to help prevent crime.

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