Somali Pirates Go High Tech

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Somali pirates aren't content just floating around in their fishing boats, looking for victims. These days, pirates off the Horn of Africa are turning to a sophisticated mix of weaponry, jerry-rigged GPS devices, and ingenious hacks of shipping-industry databases to hunt down prey. The resulting technology isn't just fascinating--it also has a real impact on foreign millitaries who are fighting piracy.

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