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Social media proving an outlet for killer prisoner Julian Knight
Prisoner advocacy group Justice Action set up the web page and uploads information and images for prisoners and facilitates their contact with the public. Knight was one of the first prisoners to take advantage of the new website and posted a …
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911 systems on cusp of technological rebirth
For 40 years, 911 emergency dispatch centers have operated using mostly the same technology and methods: accepting phone calls, getting a description from frantic callers and relaying information by radio to police, firefighters and paramedics.
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Wired donkeys help Turkish herdsmen stay on the internet
The next time your smartphone drops off the internet, spare a thought for the frustrated herdsmen of Turkey. They have taken to mounting hi-tech gear on donkeys in a bid to stay connected to the world wide web when out tending their animals. Donkeys …
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