A Short History of Unsavory Tech Snooping

Here, for your sleep-losing pleasure, are some choice examples of the tech industry’s impressive history of trust violations. Six egregious instances of technological trust abuse.

This month my Scientific American column tackled the issue of high-tech trust. Bit by bit the Apples, Googles, Microsofts and, of course, the NSAs of the world have shaken our trust. They’ve abused it, one highly publicized breach after another, and left us fearful and wary.
Here, for your sleep-losing pleasure, are some choice examples of the tech industry’s impressive history of trust violations.
Read more: http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=pogue-a-short-history-of-unsavory-tech-snooping
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