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"Linking to our site
You may not link any other site to our website."
Whoops - and now I have as well
I know they're not being broadcast over RF but shouldn't making them available to anyone via a website be classed as 'broadcasting' therefore making it Open Circuit TV or just 'TV' ?
Good choice of words
That was fast..
Well it is bleeding edge hardware....
He came in through the back door
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You're thinking too logically. This is the UK education system we're talking about. Hell the government loses half the populations details in the post - this isn't going to be much more advanced than a PC sitting in an office.
I said nothing about being required to wear one.
Replying twice as I've just thought of something else.
"What if they deliberately obscure their face or object to the system?"
In todays multicultural Britain, what if a Muslim wearing a Burqa wants to enroll at the college?
Not only that - but who has the time to "quickly and effectively print data off from the system showing who was on site" when there is a bloody fire alarm. When I was in school we were told to leave everything and get out, not wait for a laser printer to warm up or an epson stylus to clean its printer cartridges.
I wonder how people would react if the postal service were allowed to hold envelopes up to a light, say "theres a CD in there which could have illegally copied copyrighted data on it!" and then after doing that 3 times, stop all mail to your house without having to provide any actual evidence or give you a chance to prove your innocence.