I talked about the school issued missing computers last May.  See blog post.  The Philadelphia school district then activated the webcams on the laptops in the hopes of finding them.  But, as it turns out, most were not stolen, at all.  So, the district inadvertently downloaded thousands of pictures of various families in their

You may have heard about the school district in California that let some 2,000 students take home school-issued laptops,  The laptops had webcams and a software program, Theft Tracker.  Theft Tracker would take pictures with the web cam every 15 minutes, if the shool officials activated the program.  Many laptops were reported stolen.  So, the