If you’re reluctant to buy into the Apple machine or you don’t think Apple products suit your style, you’re fortunately not out of options. Those who are drawn in by the functionality and charm of the iPad can obtain the same basic benefits from Google’s Nexus 7 Tablet with no sense of personal compromise.
The NYC Police Department instituted the policy of
Stop-and-Frisk, which allows officers to stop, question, and search
people based on reasonable suspicion. Because the practice seems to disproportionately target young Black men,
the NYC Civil Liberties Union has created a smart phone
app called the Stop-And-Frisk Watch app. Victims and bystanders can now
record police misconduct.