iPod And A Tech-Savvy 12 Year Girl Thwarts A Would Be Kidnapper! http://snapvoip.blogspot.com/
A quick thinking 12 year girl avoided being kidnapped by pretending to make a call on her iPod. According to a news item on ABC news, a white male in 35-45 year range approached the girl while she waited outside her school to be picked up when the creep approached in a white van.
She promptly pretend to make a call on her iPod and the would be kidnapper sped off.
The suspect is described as a white male, 35-45 years old, with a dark crew cut. He was last seen wearing a dark sweatshirt. Investigators are asking anyone with information about the man to contact Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.Well Steve Jobs, I think it is time you allowed those iPod VoIP apps like iPod SIP by touchmod on the iPod so these kids can actually make emergency calls should the need arise and they are within a wireless network. I think this should be a good use for those white spaces in the spectrum, envelope the country with a wireless network for emergency calls.
ABC News via Cultofmac