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Friday, June 7, 2013

Review & Outlook: Thank You for Data-Mining - WSJ.com

The outrage this time seems to stem from the fact that the government is widely collecting call records, not merely those associated with a particular suspect or group. But this fear misunderstands how the program works. From what we know, the NSA runs algorithms over the call log database, searching for suspicious patterns over time.

via online.wsj.com

http://rightcoast.typepad.com/rightcoast/2013/06/review-outlook-thank-you-for-data-mining-wsjcom.html

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