Convergence And A New Hat

Bruce Schneier comments on this disturbing account, which is extra cool because the byline says it is from The Future.

Being able to record the police is one of the best ways to ensure that the police are held accountable for their actions. Privacy has to be viewed in the context of relative power.

Realistic, rational. Video/audio recordings by police and ride-along crews have made fortunes. Cameras are embedded everywhere now. Worst of all, how does one think it is possible to deploy the cone of silence between antagonists? “Here, put this on.”

“Um, no.”