Privacy experiment

An information privacy professor assigned her students to find out what they could learn about people just by listening to public conversations, observing what they could see on clothing and bags, and Googling the results. Answer: A lot. You don’t have much privacy out in public.

I have often heard people in public reciting their Social Security and credit card numbers into phones, as though there were some kind of Cone of Silence around them.

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