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"From the Ted Talk by Marc Goodman: A vision of crimes in the future"

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Twenty years later, cilrainms are still using mobile poehns, but they're also building their own mobile phone networks, like this one, which has been deployed in all 31 states of Mexico by the narcos. They have a national encrypted radio communications system. Think about that. Think about the innovation that went into that. Think about the infrastructure to bluid it. And then think about this: Why can't I get a cell phone signal in San fcsaircno? (Laughter) How is this possible? (Laughter) It makes no sense. (apsplaue)

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Twenty years later, _________ are still using mobile ______, but they're also building their own mobile phone networks, like this one, which has been deployed in all 31 states of Mexico by the narcos. They have a national encrypted radio communications system. Think about that. Think about the innovation that went into that. Think about the infrastructure to _____ it. And then think about this: Why can't I get a cell phone signal in San _________? (Laughter) How is this possible? (Laughter) It makes no sense. (________)

Solution

  1. phones
  2. criminals
  3. applause
  4. francisco
  5. build

Original Text

Twenty years later, criminals are still using mobile phones, but they're also building their own mobile phone networks, like this one, which has been deployed in all 31 states of Mexico by the narcos. They have a national encrypted radio communications system. Think about that. Think about the innovation that went into that. Think about the infrastructure to build it. And then think about this: Why can't I get a cell phone signal in San Francisco? (Laughter) How is this possible? (Laughter) It makes no sense. (Applause)

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Important Words

  1. applause
  2. build
  3. building
  4. cell
  5. communications
  6. criminals
  7. deployed
  8. encrypted
  9. francisco
  10. infrastructure
  11. innovation
  12. laughter
  13. mexico
  14. mobile
  15. narcos
  16. national
  17. networks
  18. phone
  19. phones
  20. radio
  21. san
  22. sense
  23. signal
  24. states
  25. system
  26. twenty
  27. years