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  • Rio de Janeiro locals stay safe using apps
  • Rio de Janeiro locals stay safe using apps
    James Sutton (2017) ©
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Rio de Janeiro locals stay safe using apps

With street violence in Rio escalating to daily fatal affairs, the city's inhabitants are seeking new ways to ensure personal safety. As news can spread quickly via word of mouth, a string of apps are helping Cariocans crowdsource information about incidents to keep themselves and tourists safe.

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