Prisons

11.25.11
South Korea plans trial run of robot prison guards
11.25.11

South Korea plans trial run of robot prison guards

This isn't the first time we've seen a prison turn to robots for a little assistance, but South...

By D. Melanson,   11.25.11
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05.26.11
Chinese prisoners forced to farm MMOs for cash
05.26.11

Chinese prisoners forced to farm MMOs for cash

Doing hard time in China may result in more than just back-breaking labor -- you may be called up...

By J. Olivetti,   05.26.11
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02.17.10
Prison cellphone jamming gets its first test in Maryland
02.17.10

Prison cellphone jamming gets its first test in Maryland

As we wait for the Safe Prisons Communication Act to pass the House, word comes out of Maryland th...

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10.07.09
'Safe Prisons Communication Act' passes Senate, inmates won't be able to hear you soon
10.07.09

'Safe Prisons Communication Act' passes Senate, inmates won't be able to hear you soon

Inmates certainly are industrious folk, relying on pigeons and helicopters and surely the odd baked...

By T. Stevens,   10.07.09
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10.07.09
'Safe Prisons Communication Act' passes Senate, inmates won't be able to hear you soon
10.07.09

'Safe Prisons Communication Act' passes Senate, inmates won't be able to hear you soon

Inmates certainly are industrious folk, relying on pigeons and helicopters and surely the odd baked...

By T. Stevens,   10.07.09
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08.07.09
Oh, by the way: August 7, 2009
08.07.09

Oh, by the way: August 7, 2009

Here's some of the other stuff that happened in the wide world of mobile for Friday, August 7th, 200...

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12.24.07
Body-scanning chair to show UK prisoners who's BOSS
12.24.07

Body-scanning chair to show UK prisoners who's BOSS

Not nearly as intrusive as it first sounds, the Body Orifice Security Scanner (BOSS) is a chair-sha...

By Evan Blass,   12.24.07
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