BNN 24/7, 18 Nov 2011: Privacy First reaction to 'talking lampposts'
In America, everything can be 10 times crazier than here, and sometimes things do take very bizarre forms as a result... Take the latest toy from the US Department of Homeland Security: lampposts that can continuously monitor everything and everyone and can even 'talk' to you, ahem, security messages can shout. Will this US 'find' also soon blow over to Europe? Not if it is up to Privacy First. Below is our first reaction in the new BNN television programme 24/7 (from 14m02s):