How The Cops Watch Your Tweets In Real-Time

Posted: June 21, 2014 in Uncategorized
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How The Cops Watch Your Tweets In Real-Time

BlueJay, the “Law Enforcement Twitter Crime Scanner,” which provides real-time, geo-fenced access to every single public tweet so that local police can keep tabs on #gunfire, #meth, and #protest (yes, those are real examples) in their communities…
BlueJay allows users to enter a set of Twitter accounts, keywords, and locations to scan for within 25-mile geofences (BlueJay users can create up to five such fences), then it returns all matching tweets in real-time. If the tweets come with GPS locations, they are plotted on a map

http://www.blacklistednews.com/How_The_Cops_Watch_Your_Tweets_In_Real-Time/35998/0/0/0/Y/M.html

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