Episode 548: Project Eavesdrop

Friday, June 20, 2014

Planet Money's Steve Henn wanted to know how much someone could learn about him by just sitting back and watching his internet traffic flow by. So he invited a couple computer guys to bug his internet connection for a week.

On today's show: What they discovered, and what that tells us about security, smartphones and free WiFi.

Music: Kaiser Chiefs' "I Heard It Through The Grapevine" Find us: Twitter/ Facebook/ Spotify. Download the Planet Money iPhone App.

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