As a tech person one can sometimes be equally suspicious of technology as much as we are fascinated and enamored by it. This is because we know its potential but as well as its limitations and risks.
One risk is privacy and their was no clearer evidence of this than facebook's founders accidental reveal this week. I guess I should not laugh as much at my colleagues when they put tapes on their laptop cameras after all they are in good company. Maybe they are right and we do indeed have much to worry about.