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Pentagon wanted searchable database of people’s lives in 2003
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Daily Caller 
July 2, 2013
Ten years before the recent global panic over the U.S. government’s domestic spying program, the Pentagon solicited contractors for a searchable database of people’s lives.
In 2003, the Department of Defense’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) hoped to create a database that would amass everything about the life of a person participating in the project, ranging from GPS coordinates to every email and phone call sent and received.
The participant would wear a camera, microphone and sensors to record the minutia of everyday life. The program, called Lifelog, would act as a person’s digital diary.
Lifelog was a feature  of DARPA’s Perceptive Assistant that Learns (PAL) program, which was meant to create intelligent digital personal assistants.
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 Record 720,000 people added to Britain’s DNA database – making it world’s largest: http://www.prisonplanet.com/record-720000-people-added-to-britains-dna-database-making-it-worlds-largest.html
 Five million people now on DNA database: http://www.prisonplanet.com/five-million-people-now-on-dna-database.html
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