License plate readers: A useful tool for police comes with privacy concerns http://www.washingtonpost.com/local...y-concerns/2011/11/18/gIQAuEApcN_story_3.html Goodbye Roll Call, Hello RFIDs http://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/biomedical/ethics/goodbye-roll-call-hello-rfids Fake Cell Phone Towers http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2011/11/reasons-to-wear-tinfoil-hats/2/ Busted! Two New Fed GPS Trackers Found on SUV http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2011/11/gps-tracker-times-two/ Federally-Funded Street Lights Capable of “Recording Conversations” http://www.infowars.com/federally-funded-street-lights-capable-of-recording-conversations/ Your face is being tracked Across the Web and around the world, your face is being detected and recognized. Here are 6 of the more prominent examples. http://money.cnn.com/galleries/2011/technology/1112/gallery.face-recognition-apps/index.html Police employ Predator drone spy planes on home front http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-drone-arrest-20111211,0,324348.story n http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kBV5GwXcnP8 n http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ITvk_qxmY6Q Don't forget: --All emails and telephone conversation are already examined and stored. --Information is given freely by citizens online and offline. Different plants in different parts of a land, all growing simultaneously, can reach maturity near the same time (if planted to do so), creating one huge Cover/Coverage.