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Recent controversy sparked by the installation of monitoring software on millions of smartphones has led US Rep. Edward Markey (D-MA) to propose a requirement that carriers and phone makers inform consumers about the presence of monitoring software and gain their "express consent" before collecting and transmitting information from phones.
The controversy started a couple months back when a developer publicized the widespread use of Carrier IQ software, which phone manufacturers and carriers use to monitor what happens on a smartphone. While Apple, Samsung, HTC, AT&T and others all said t
It is called "double speak" and "double think". Read 1984.
Originally posted by AnonymousCitizen
reply to post by kn0wh0w
What scares me is that every piece of legislation is seemingly named to sound like the exact opposite of what it really is.
Patriot Act, Affordable Health Care for America, for example. There are plenty more.