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The Bobs 2016 Tech for Good winner: Gershad

Strict regulations dictate what Iranians, particularly women, are permitted to wear in public and religious police take to the streets to enforce the rules. A group of anonymous software creators developed a smartphone application called Gershad to help people dodge the country's "moral police" based on crowd-sourcing and information provided by users.