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9. Solving Privacy Problems

Paul McFedries

(1)Toronto, Ontario, Canada

One of the unforeseen consequences of the mobile device revolution is that we now often do our computing in public. Yes, there have long been people tapping on laptops in coffee shops, but these days we're more likely to also be tapping on our phones and tablets on buses, in parks, before movies, and after classes. This means that privacy is a potential problem because now people can see our screens as we work. Another unforeseen consequence of the mobile device revolution is that we now carry with us a great deal of personal or confidential information. This opens up another potential privacy ...

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