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Is It Time for Civilians to Start Wearing Their Own Body Cameras?

Is It Time for Civilians to Start Wearing Their Own Body Cameras?

A police body cam manufacturer is now adapting a similar device for the civilian market. Learn more in this HowStuffWorks article.

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  • "Desk Pets Tankbot and iPhone Usage Tutorial." Desk Pets. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TeVXylczFQ8
  • iRemoco. Kickstarter. http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/andrewayres/iremoco-remote-control-helicopter-for-iphone-ipod
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  • Stout, Hilary. "Toddlers' Favorite Toy: The iPhone." The New York Times. Oct. 15, 2010. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/17/fashion/17TODDLERS.html?pagewanted=all
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  • Trenholm, Rich. "AppBlaster gun uses iPhone game as augmented reality scope to zap aliens." CNET. June 23, 2011. http://crave.cnet.co.uk/gadgets/appblaster-gun-uses-iphone-game-as-augmented-reality-scope-to-zap-aliens-50004206/

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