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Germany to use drones to catch graffiti artists

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Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Salon.com: Deutsche Bahn — the provider of Germany’s national rail system — has plans to use drones to root out graffiti artists using trains and platforms as their canvasses.

The rail system claims it will save significant money currently spent cleaning graffiti, while privacy advocates fear that the surveillance drones might breach the privacy of train users and workers.

 

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