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'Take Action on Google' utilizes the Google Map open source API technology (http://code.google.com/apis/maps/index.html) to create an interactive platform, bringing victims, supporters and the general public together into an online visual environment

'Take Action on Google' utilizes the Google Map open source API technology (http://code.google.com/apis/maps/index.html) to create an interactive platform, bringing victims, supporters and the general public together into an online visual environment

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For the family members (particularly the wives) of the unlawfully detained, one of the hardest parts of detainment is the loss of a confidante.  How can we use technology to develop an emotional network of support for them?

For the family members (particularly the wives) of the unlawfully detained, one of the hardest parts of detainment is the loss of a confidante. How can we use technology to develop an emotional network of support for them?

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A simple watch can be turned into a cry for help if one is about to be detained unlawfully. With just the press of a button on said watch a message will be sent to family and friends the person deemed important enough.
Wells College Innovation Lab

A simple watch can be turned into a cry for help if one is about to be detained unlawfully. With just the press of a button on said watch a message will be sent to family and friends the person deemed important enough. Wells College Innovation Lab

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Each country is different and families and friends of detainees need to have advice that is relevant to them in their countries. In some countries it may endanger a detainee if a large public awareness campaign is launched; on the other hand in other

Each country is different and families and friends of detainees need to have advice that is relevant to them in their countries. In some countries it may endanger a detainee if a large public awareness campaign is launched; on the other hand in other

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A service that provides detainee support through micro-loans/gifts, a pro bono legal network, social network exposure, and moral support.  This could be accomplished through detainee profile widgets incorporated into existing sites.

A service that provides detainee support through micro-loans/gifts, a pro bono legal network, social network exposure, and moral support. This could be accomplished through detainee profile widgets incorporated into existing sites.

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The inspiration was:  interruption-based security architecture. 

The concept: Someone is detained.   He was suppose to ping the system saying "I'm OK", but he can't.  Because of this, a series of smart alarms are created.

The inspiration was: interruption-based security architecture. The concept: Someone is detained. He was suppose to ping the system saying "I'm OK", but he can't. Because of this, a series of smart alarms are created.

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Around the world, from the Arab Spring to Chinese Anti-Corruption Campaigns to African Crisis Mapping to Occupy Wall Street, people are using mobile phones & online social networks/media to become activists & communicate important information.

Around the world, from the Arab Spring to Chinese Anti-Corruption Campaigns to African Crisis Mapping to Occupy Wall Street, people are using mobile phones & online social networks/media to become activists & communicate important information.

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