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LinkNYC . Qualcomm discusses LinkNYC, smart cities.

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Kiva Allgood, Qualcomm’s vice president of smart cities and industrial IoT, discusses the LinkNYC project to replace some 7,500 phone booths around the five boroughs with free, public Wi-Fi kiosks that provide other services like phone charging stations and an interface with municipal websites. Allgood also talks about how LinkNYC fits into Qualcomm’s larger smart cities strategy.

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Escape From Myanmar. VICE News

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VICE News – The Rohingya people, a Muslim minority community, suffers from widespread persecution and discrimination in the majority Buddhist country of Myanmar. Violent sectarian clashes and rioting have destroyed villages and homes, leaving many Rohingyas with no option but to live in government-controlled camps for the internally displaced. The camps are overcrowded, and medical facilities are in short supply…

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