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Technology in times of trouble

Google has launched a version of its person finder feature to try and help people locate friends and family they fear may be trapped by the earthquake in Turkey, and it's just one of several examples of an online tool designed to bridge the gap between the physical and online worlds in times of crisis.

Airplay's technology columnist Dan Misener has taken a look at several of these applications, and how they're being used.

Click on the link below to hear him speak with Dave.

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