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Marketplace Tech Report for October 14, 2010

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Marketplace Tech Report for October 14, 2010

School district pays up after using webcam to watch student at home

A Pennsylvania school district will pay $610,000 to settle a case involving webcam spying. The conflict began when webcam-equipped laptops were loaned out to students. Then, one student was accused of doing drugs in his bedroom. Why? Because of photos taken secretively on the webcam. We talk webcams, computers, and individual rights.
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