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What happens when the great titans of industry use their evil genius for good? Coca-Cola, with the help of Qualcomm, GE, and others, is planning to answer such a question by the end of 2015.
They are still working out the details but suggestions for use include offering vaccines and health consultations in exchange for the purchase of a bottle of water or small phone-charging fee.
The company is currently pursuing partnerships within the 20 countries with both NGOs and government agencies. Keep updated on their progress here.
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