Kate Cox: San Diego’s spying streetlights stuck switched “on,” despite directive

8/11/2020 - 09:19

.."Over the past few years, streetlights in the city of San Diego have become "smart," equipped with a slate of cameras and sensors that report back data on the city and its denizens. Following protests from privacy activists, the city mayor ordered the network disabled for the time being—but it turns out that city staff can't turn the cameras off just yet without plunging the city into literal darkness."