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Researchers use Twitter to predict crime

Hidden in the Twittersphere are nuggets of information that could prove useful to crime fighters – even before a crime has been committed. Researchers at the University of Virginia demonstrated tweets could predict certain kinds of crimes if the correct analysis is applied. A research paper published in the scientific journal... Read More

In this photo taken on February 16, 2014, Filipino students look at the carvings on a rock wall in Binangonan, east of Manila. On a small rock wall a short drive from the Philippine capital, enigmatic carvings that are believed to date back 5,000 years are in danger of disappearing before their mysteries can be solved. – AFP pic, April 21, 2014.

In this photo taken on February 16, 2014, Filipino students look at the carvings on a rock wall in Binangonan, east of Manila. On a small rock wall a short drive from the Philippine capital, enigmatic carvings that are believed to date back 5,000 years are in danger of disappearing before their mysteries can be solved. – AFP pic, April 21, 2014.

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