Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 30th Aug 2017 19:01 UTC
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The NYPD has to scrap the 36,000 smartphones it gave cops over the past two years because they're already obsolete and can't be upgraded, The Post has learned.

The city bought Microsoft-based Nokia smartphones as part of a $160 million NYPD Mobility Initiative that Mayor Bill de Blasio touted as "a huge step into the 21st century".

In 2014. They bought these in 2014.

In 2014.

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by sj87 on Wed 30th Aug 2017 19:31 UTC
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I bet they had to wait a couple years just to avoid even bigger shame.

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