Opinion: Flight Tracking Enthusiasts Outsmart Privacy Programs

Raspberry Pi devices, such as this, and other low cost computing equipment are being used to track private jet flights around the world. Credit: Jessie Naor
Jack Sweeney, a college student studying computer science and an aviation fan, quickly gained internet fame and media attention through his Twitter bots, such as @CelebJets, that posts flights, Jet A Fuel consumption and carbon emissions of celebrities like Kylie Jenner, Tom Cruise and others. His...

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