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Yahoo has an idea for 'smart' billboard that monitors people with a camera and microphone (YHOO)

Yahoo may be playing with the idea of one day scanning people on the street or in their cars through a camera and mic-equipped "smart" billboard. According to patent applications disclosed on Thursday, first discovered by The Mercury News' Ethan Baron, Yahoo sees a future where billboards collect audience data in real-time through a camera and a mic in order to display better-targeted ads.
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