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Surveillance Avoidance

As surveillance becomes commonplace, consumers turn to blocking technology

Implications - Biometrics and drone technology are ushering in a new wave of convenience and security, but as they become commonplace, consumers are turning to blocking technology to maintain privacy. This backlash against surveillance identifies a consumer preference to maintain privacy and morals even at the expense of convenience.
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6 Featured, 53 Examples:
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Feb 14 — May 15
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Featured Examples

Electromagnetic-Protected Phone Covers
Electromagnetic-Protected Phone Covers
The RF Shielding Cover Will Keep Your Smartphone Safe
If you protect your phone, you pretty much protect everything else because most of us have all our private info on our smartphones; so the smartest thing to do would be to protect our phones against... MORE
Anti-Drone Warning Systems
Anti-Drone Warning Systems
The Personal Drone Detection System Takes Extra Measures Against Tech
There are those who are not jumping on the drone bandwagon and the Personal Drone Detection System is just for them. It is an anti-drone warning system that alerts people to any encroaching... MORE
Wireless Signal Blocking Cafes
Wireless Signal Blocking Cafes
The Faraday Cafe is an Unconnected Space Outside of the Media
For those who aren’t strong enough to make their home a device free, or at the very least an Internet-free, space, there is a wireless signal blocking cafe that helps people disconnect when... MORE
Privacy-Preserving Phone Cases
Privacy-Preserving Phone Cases
The QS1 Phone Case Protects Sensitive Information
Upon first glance, the QS1 phone case looks like one of the Otterbox cases that have become a standard smartphone accessory. However, this case does more than protect your delicate technology from... MORE
Smart WiFi-Defending Systems
Smart WiFi-Defending Systems
The Pylon WiFi System Shortcuts All the Stress of Handing Out WiFi
A WiFi system is a simple shortcut that not only saves time, but protects from breaches as well. The Pylon WiFi system makes acquiring Internet a safe, easy and fast process. At an office or even... MORE
Alias Creation Apps
Alias Creation Apps
The 'Shuffle' Privacy App Helps You Conceal Your Personal Contact Information
‘Shuffle’ is a revolutionary new privacy app that allows you to create disposable phone numbers and email aliases to protect your personal contact information. Whether you are looking to... MORE

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