The Obama administration has approved putting a black box data recorder in all US vehicles by 2014:
I'm not sure how I feel about this. On the one hand, a person really better think twice about speeding because the insurance company is now going to know that you were speeding if you get into an accident. Good luck getting affordable insurance if that's the case If people know their driving habits are being recorded, *maybe* people will drive a little safer.
On the other hand, the government already has it's hands in too much of my life