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When disaster-response apps fail

When a terrorist struck Nice, France, on July 14, a new French government app designed to alert people failed. Three hours passed before SAIP, as the app is called, warned people in and around Nice to the danger on the city's ...

dateAug 11, 2016 in Software
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Hong Kong holds first 'PokeWalk'

Hundreds gathered in Hong Kong to live out their childhood dream of catching Pokemon in the wild in what was billed as the city's first Pokemon Go walk Saturday.

dateAug 06, 2016 in Software
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Iranians hunt Pokemon despite ban

Iran was quick to ban global gaming craze Pokemon Go, but as with many of the Islamic republic's internet controls, tech-savvy youths have carried on regardless.

dateAug 06, 2016 in Software
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