Fight the Matrix

The American Civil Liberties Union has launched a Summer Surveillance Pizza Delivery Special in which it humorously explores what it means to compile our personal information into a giant databases.

According to news reports and internal documents, the Matrix (which stands for “Multistate Anti-Terrorism Information Exchange”) is a program that would link together state government records, such as driver’s license information, with commercially available information to build a vast database capable of compiling and analyzing a profile of every American.


Via Technology Review Daily Blog.