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Sunday, October 16, 2005

Google Maps Terrorist’s Tool?

“President APJ Abdul Kalam has expressed concern about a free mapping programme from Google Inc warning it could help terrorists by providing satellite photos of potential targets. (...)

The governments of South Korea and Thailand and lawmakers in the Netherlands have expressed similar concerns. (...)

President Kalam called for new laws to restrain dissemination of such material.” AP, October 16, 2005

Indeed, Google Maps is a powerful tool. Here are some more tools that have the potential to aid terrorists to plan attacks:


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