Urbification: Taking the sub out of Calif. suburbs

Walking. Bicycling. Alternatives to Driving Everywhere. Social justice. Alternatives to suburban boredom and waste. And the infrastructure and technology needed to get there.

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

It stops graffiti. Should we know how it works?

Governments around California and elsewhere are buying Merlin, an anti-graffiti detection system from Broadband Discovery Systems, but this press account says the manufacturer and police won't reveal how it works. Should the public have the right to know, since it is deployed in public?