Sunday, June 24, 2012

Drone Group Held Under Terrorist Act At London Airport After Dublin Show.

The drones used in Electronic Countermeasures
The drones used in Electronic Countermeasures
Image: Science Gallery
A GROUP WHO performed at the Science Gallery’s Hack the City launch in Dublin last night have been held in a London airport under the terrorism act.

The group, called Tomorrows Thoughts Today, had brought their ‘Electronic Countermeasures’ performance to Dublin in recent days, which features several small hovering drones which are capable of creating their own wi-fi network, or file sharing network.

Liam Young, one of the members of the group tweeted earlier:
Have been held for hours under schedule 7 of the terrorist act when returning from our electronic countermeasures @sciencegallery dublin.
Another – Oliviu Lugojan-Ghenciu - questioned whether their Twitter activities had been monitored, and whether social networking being used as a “military tool” more