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owner of Barnhart Security & Alarm, displayed a $150 pinhole
camera that can be hidden easily. Once reserved for
international espionage, these tiny surveillance cameras now
are common in everyday life.
Spy on the wall
Accessibility of these tiny surveillance systems is raising legal,
By Kevin Murphy
KNIGHT RIDDER NEWS SERVICE
Look closely, and you still can't see it. But it can see you.
Cameras with lenses as small as the point of a pen have put video
surveillance at the fingertips of just about anyone.
Little brands' big impact felt in home electronics
By May Wong
Steve Forman is getting ready to join the
flat-panel-television craze. Lower-priced 42-inch models are top
candidates. But don't ask the 62-year-old retired engineer to name
the brands: He can't remember them.
Feds' survey to gauge extent of cybercrime
By Lisa Hoffman
SCRIPPS HOWARD NEWS SERVICE
One of the persistent unknowns in the battle against
cybercrime is the true scope of the problem. Since the Internet
revolution began a decade ago, U.S. businesses have been so
reluctant to report cybervictimization that experts believe the toll
may be substantially higher than anyone estimates, law enforcement
Five questions: Manny Coats
Manny Coats is managing partner of Pandora Software, based in San
Marcos and Las Vegas. The company makes PC Pandora (www.pcpandora.com),
a program marketed to parents and jealous spouses, who can use it to
monitor computer use.