Ever stolen a bicycle? Then you might also be interested in robbing a grocery store.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2013/mar/09/facebook-arrested-evgeny-morozov-extract

This article is about predictive systems. Examples talk about how to prevent crime based on historic data from e.g. police, real time data measured and run through algorithmic surveillance. Just as e.g. Amazon can tell what books you are likely to buy next, similar algorithms might tell the police where and what crimes might happen in a certain area.

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