Bayan M. Qandil

From My Perspective…

Google Street View In Canada, eh?

Google announced on Wednesday that Street View is now available in 11 Canadian cities with more to come soon.  I’ve listed the cities below if you’re interested.  Let the privacy battles begin. Privacy and security experts contend that Street View exploits personal privacy and gives terrorists additional tools to plan out terrorist attacks.  Google of course was very careful consulting with federal and provincial privacy commissioners. My take on this is simple.  When you’re in public, you basically give up any “privacy” claims you may have.  If you’re doing something in public, then anyone can see you in action including […]