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Why apps will never save the world

6 mins | Jan 5, 2018
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In Autumn 2017, as the heavens tore open and raged down on the coastal regions of the US and the Caribbean, Andrew Smart, wrote in The Idler and reflected on the abundance of ‘rescue apps’. Will they help hurricane survivors, combat climate change or just profit from disaster?
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