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DUI Checkpoint App Gets Sales Boost From Publicity And Scrutiny

Fuzz Alert is an app that literally warns drivers of potential speed and law enforcement checkpoints. One such law enforcement checkpoint got the app a lot of negative attention by politicians; and even prompted Apple to look into the matter. That culprit was a DUI checkpoint. The app allows users to pinpoint these spots; four senators, along with RIM, want it gone.

Senators Want To Know Why Apple And Google Allow DUI "Checkpoint" Apps

The US government wants to know why Apple and Google continue to allow the sale of various DUI "checkpoint" apps for mobile phones.