Police departments around the country have started using body cameras in the wake of confrontations in Ferguson, Mo., and New York. In the near future, cops likely won't be the only ones using them on the job. CNET.com's Kara Tsuboi explains who else may be wearing them and what it means for your privacy and protection.
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Google receives guidelines from European regulators explaining how it can avoid running afoul of privacy laws, reports Reuters.