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Old 26th Aug 2011, 02:19
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Cloak of Light Makes Drone Invisible

Cloak of Light Makes Drone Invisible

This is a very fascinating piece of technology which entails using counter-luminescence to visibly make drones undetectable to the naked eye. There are other technological concepts underway to achieve these ends including this, and even this.

Considering drones can be used for domestic spying, even large-scale surveillance, and there is data-mining work underway that can not just archive data such as text, audio, but make sense of and interpret visual images. When you consider that our government has increasingly less and less regards for Constitutionally-protected privacy-rights, this strikes me as extremely dangerous.

It's likely to be just one more method for the government to covertly spy on innocent people.

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Old 26th Aug 2011, 02:22
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"Yehudi" lights? Were they invented by the violinist? Menuhin?

Counter weapon? Polarized RayBans. Simples.
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Old 26th Aug 2011, 03:20
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Douglas Adams invented it

An SEP is something we can't see, or don't see, or our brain doesn't let us see, because we think that it's somebody else's problem.... The brain just edits it out, it's like a blind spot. If you look at it directly you won't see it unless you know precisely what it is. Your only hope is to catch it by surprise out of the corner of your eye.

The technology involved in making something properly invisible is so mind-bogglingly complex that 999,999,999 times out of a billion it's simpler just to take the thing away and hide it....... The "Somebody Else's Problem field" is much simpler, more effective, and "can be run for over a hundred years on a 9Volt battery."

This is because it relies on people's natural predisposition not to see anything they don't want to, weren't expecting, or can't explain.
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Old 26th Aug 2011, 04:30
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Old 26th Aug 2011, 06:16
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Not a liberal then...

Jane, have you never been told that, 'We are all guilty!' Guess not, otherwise you wouldn't have this thing going about the way the government wants to spy on the innocent. There is no such thing because we are all guilty.

Relax, the government is there to help and protect us so that whatever they get up to is for our own good. If you are being spied upon, groped at a TSA checkpoint or even abducted... it is for your own good.

On the other hand, where do you suppose the money is coming from to pay for this vast spy apparatus some foresee? (I could tell you but then I would lose my government job and all the benefits attendant thereunto so that mum's the word. Take this for a joke, please!)

You have all made it very easy for us, sorry, 'them' to track you and read your mind. That stuff at the bottom of your last skinny latte? Not grounds, mini-microchips! Starbucks is a CIA shadow operation! The chips are activated by microwave energy from the Z-backscatter vans and more recently by those things people think are for store security, the ones you walk past every time you go into Macy's or Saks.

We... no, they can generate a profile of your activity across a whole day. Usually, what happens is that our target is just sloping along a busy street such as 5th Avenue between 46th and 47th, not a care in the world, and then the sliding door opens on the white van, two burly guys in black jumpsuits pop out, grab the target and the next thing you know they wake up to the sound of the wind sighing through the palms down in sunny Cuba! It's New York and nobody wants to get involved so that this simple technique works like a charm; in a city of 13 million, one or two individuals usually go un-missed.
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chuks, I think you've nailed it regarding the coffee. Recent developments in nanogrounds allow monitoring of the milk type in the latte; full fat, and your health insurance soars. SUGAR? You're in some trouble, boy!
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Old 26th Aug 2011, 09:53
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How can you "visibly make drones undetectable to the naked eye" ? It's visible or undetectable - can't be both, I wouldn't have thought...

Even if it's true, does anyone seriously think the US government is doing it to spy on its own citizens, just before they send in the UN black helicopters, prior to the NWO taking over?

Silly me, of course some people believe that!
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Old 26th Aug 2011, 15:46
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Personally I couldn't care less who is spying on me.
I've got nothing to hide from them, and they would
probably die from terminal boredom.
Nice to know that someone cares though.
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Old 26th Aug 2011, 16:12
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Sat in many a CCTV control room operating the cameras Mr Norm and you are quite correct, spying on people just going about their business is very very boring,takes a special kind of person to be a good CCTV controller.
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Old 26th Aug 2011, 16:16
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Apparently the Metropolitan Police are to scan through 20,000 to 40,000 hours of CCTV coverage of the 'London Riots' . . .
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Following which, Channel5 will use the footage to make a series..........
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Old 26th Aug 2011, 18:49
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And it'll be on TV here in 4 years......
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Old 26th Aug 2011, 21:45
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That stuff at the bottom of your last skinny latte? Not grounds, mini-microchips!
That explains the taste.
Sat in many a CCTV control room operating the cameras Mr Norm and you are quite correct, spying on people just going about their business is very very boring...
I'll second that . Funny how on swanky LEA TV shows the cops always find what they're looking for within the first three minutes. None of that boring 'sifting through a week's worth of shaky, fuzzy footage except for the day when some tosser parked a truck in front of the camera which was the day when the Event actually happened...' stuff for CSI...

You have all made it very easy for us, sorry, 'them' to track you and read your mind.

Having spent far too long dealing with bulk numbers of humans I'm convinced that you could track the majority of people simply by following the trail of drool. Not us of course...we're the cool people.

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Old 27th Aug 2011, 02:13
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That's actually not the reason. I feel this warrants a meaningful discussion
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Old 27th Aug 2011, 03:04
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Hi Jane, on a bit of a roll today, wern't up to anything interesting on a Friday evening

They can't large scale deploy, normal drones, if they could I would love them. Hell suburbia might actually be peaceful for a change, though most likely not as they would need the man power to deal with all the crap they would see.

Lass of lot of this is good stuff, an example of one incident that comes to mind. A month or so ago a little lass had a fake collar bomb placed around her neck, didn't know it was fake at the time. Complete horror at the crime from most of the population, classic case of MWWS if ever (and yes I get it bad).

Anyway the coppers within a few weeks had tracked the creep down (in yank land of all places). They did this by collating all the information they could find from emails records CCT's and flight records. Job well done, this stuff is here to help us, as long as we are aware it can be abused we can control it. There's no need to bite off the face just to spite the nose.
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Old 27th Aug 2011, 03:18
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In meanwhile, cloak of smell makes fart inconspicuous.

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Old 27th Aug 2011, 04:14
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chuks. "we are all Guilty"? Nah. McCain accused me of being Joe the Plumber once, we knew he was kidding.
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Old 27th Aug 2011, 04:27
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That's actually not the reason. I feel this warrants a meaningful discussion
No, it doesn't. And it didn't last year when they talked about "invisibility cloaks" or any other time they talked about these things.
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