CNN as Intel/Reconn

Maturing Web Offers Focal Point for War Coverage [Dead Link]

For the fighting men and women on the ground this poses some rather frightening prospects. Note that the last paragraph of the article mentions that CNN plans to dedicate a section to “breaking news like troop movements.” It used to be that enemy intelligence gathers had to work pretty hard to get that information. Now all they have to do is watch CNN.
Some of the ramifications of modern technology aren’t so cool.

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