‘Textalyzer’ May Bust Distracted Drivers — But at What Cost to Privacy?

“”We can’t give the government the power to peer into everybody’s digital lives indiscriminately, because that might create a bigger problem than the one we’re trying to solve in the first place,” said Neil Richards, a law professor at Washington University in St. Louis who’s an expert in privacy and civil liberties. “The way to do it is if the police suspect a case of distracting driving, they go and they get a warrant and they compel the records from the service provider.””


United States

Date published: 
July 28, 2017
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Source: Cyber Law

Source: Privacy Online