Mass Surveillance Ted Talk

Although the intelligence agencies are collecting large amounts of data on people, numerous acts of terrorism have shown that predicting the occurrance of such events has been largely unsuccessful. The future of mass surveillance will turn to automating it in order for the intelligence agencies to have the capability to collect even more data, but even more importantly, the ability to analyze it at scale and quickly. Current concerns are no longer able collecting data, but how to use the data in order to make decisions to stop attacks of terrorism and prevent breaches of national security.

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