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Posted by Drew458    United States   on 02/21/2013 at 05:13 PM   
  1. I wonder what frequencies the jammers will have to cover, and what signal will brick these.

    Posted by Mr Evilwrench    United States   02/21/2013  at  06:41 PM  

  2. I would imagine, due to their size, that a normal Magnetron would do the trick.  The junk microwave market is about to explode....

    Posted by StephanA    United States   02/21/2013  at  07:14 PM  

  3. Oh, I’ve done fun things with magnetrons…

    Posted by Mr Evilwrench    United States   02/21/2013  at  09:29 PM  

  4. Guys, you’re not nearly paranoid enough yet. 

    Here are some articles about some new software being developed by Microsoft in partnership with the NYPD for integrating all police records and surveillance in real time.  Note, the NYPD gets 30% of the cut when this software goes on sale. 

    Note that the articles date back to August of 2012.  While it’s even been covered by Huffpo, industry and foreign news media, it has been pretty much ignored by the major U.S. media outlets.

    Huffington Post - Microsoft Domain Awareness

    Network World All-seeing Big Bro Domain Awareness System

    Daily Mail Microsoft’s new crime-fighting ‘matrix’

    Posted by Dr. Jeff    United States   02/22/2013  at  04:34 PM  

  5. Dude, you’re talking about Micro$oft.  Somebody else, maybe I’d worry, but what did M$ ever ship that wasn’t inherently broken?  Will NYPD pay for 30% of the weekly security patches?  Somebody will develop some tools and script kiddies will be watching the police and spoofing them all to hell.  It’ll be a circus.  1984 on acid.  A couple billion will get flushed, then they’ll give up in frustration.

    I did see an article about a little USB receiver that can pick up ADS-B signals, used to track aircraft.  Including drones.  We’ll be watching.

    Posted by Mr Evilwrench    United States   02/23/2013  at  07:08 AM  

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