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Somebody's Watching You

Upskirting. Downblousing. Happy slapping. As camera phones proliferate, an ugly vocabulary is born.


(Illustration / Devon Bowman) Illustration / Devon Bowman
By Monica Collins
July 17, 2005

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Camera phones can be dangerous. That's my technoparanoia talking, as the hybrid gadgets now number in the millions and allow anybody to take pictures for the perverse kick of it. A cellphone salesman from Rhode Island was arrested in May for peeping under a 17-year-old's skirt with a camera phone as she rode the escalator at the Emerald Square Mall ... (Full article: 624 words)

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