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Old 11-16-2009, 08:59 PM
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Default Illegal Immigration: There's an App for That

Written by Jolie O'Dell / November 16, 2009 6:00 PM

From a group calling themselves Electronic Civil Disobedience comes the Transborder Immigrant Tool, a simple mobile application intended to aid and abet border-crossers from Mexico to the United States by mapping the safest routes to take.

This GPS app is built to work on the cheapest cell phones available. It brings to mind every petty-but-illegal transgression the casual user could commit and stretches the boundaries of the permissibility of tech's uses for plausibly illegal means. The next time you use P2P or bit torrent clients to download media or use an iPhone app to detect police radars, think about this mobile application and how it reflects on American law and the Internet.

http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives...p_for_that.php


Maybe we should have a topic on immigration technology...
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