Wozniak feels partially guilty about NSA surveillance program

By Shawn Knight
Jun 21, 2013
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  1. During a recent appearance on Piers Morgan Live, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak admitted that he felt a little guilty – but not totally – about the fact that computers and technology created by people like him were being used to...

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  2. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,067   +1,180

    We cannot blame technology for surveillance problems. The way people misuse technology is the problem.
    Darkshadoe likes this.
  3. We reap what we sow. If we work the soil with compassion, love and wisdom, then we will sow joy and happiness. If we spoil it with selfishness, fear and ignorance, then our suffering will know no bounds.
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  4. MilwaukeeMike

    MilwaukeeMike TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 1,889   +608

    Yeah, no kidding... what're we supposed to do blame a plumber if someone hits someone with a pipe?

    Hey Steve, maybe you've been living on the moon, but the post office is still in business (barely, but they are). Anyone who wants to mail a letter is free to do so. It takes longer and costs $.49 cents, but that's the trade-off for privacy. Take it or leave it.
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  5. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,067   +1,180

    The fact that this is true somehow kills what little humor is involved. I guess in some instances digital is not always better.
  6. Though more trouble, there's quite a few ways to deliver an encrypted message to someone.
  7. Internet surfer admitted that he felt a little guilty – but not totally – about reading that Steve Wozniak likes to gleam publicity by coming out and spouting rubbish that has nothing to do with him, AT ALL!
  8. LinkedKube

    LinkedKube TechSpot Project Baby Posts: 4,259   +41


    Who's paying you. Skynet?
  9. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,067   +1,180

    Ahh, another one that thinks guns kill!

    As much as you or I would like to think technology has started thinking for itself, we are not there yet.
  10. spydercanopus

    spydercanopus TechSpot Guru Posts: 802   +87

    It's all about Wozniak when talking to Wozniak. Lol, he wasn't responsible for gov't snooping, but I love him.
  11. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 2,192   +511

    He shouldn't feel guilty, he should feel watched because the government have probably got an eye on him too.


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