Spring Break Surveillance

YT: Want to see the real potential impact of ignoring social distancing? We ran an analysis using data from Xmode Social to see the travel paths of anonymized mobile devices that were active at Spring Break at one single Ft. Lauderdale beach. As the map shows, the footprint of social gatherings like these can be massive and put our whole nation at risk!

Shows how viruses can move in our age of cheap, fast travel. Also shows that any cell phone is also a personal tracking device, like one of those radio collars Marlon Perkins was always watching Jim strap on a grizzly bear.

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