1 Billion Camera Phones in 5 years

It is estimated that there will be 5 billion camera phones worldwide in 5 years. People are already filming crimes, news and other events by pure chance with digital cameras etc. Can you imagine the surveillance power of 5 billion camera phones. [David Galbraith]

Companies are also developing jamming devices to prevent camera phones being used. [Cnet]

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