Emergency

07.21.15
California bill allows firefighters to ground pesky drones
07.21.15

California bill allows firefighters to ground pesky drones

California firefighters can now legally shoot down your drone if it gets in their way

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02.19.15
Samsung will broadcast public safety announcements over LTE this year
02.19.15

Samsung will broadcast public safety announcements over LTE this year

Samsung's got strong LTE (and LTE-A, and... whatever's next) bones and now it's looking to shift t...

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01.07.15
OnKol captures your loved ones' health data so you don't have to
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01.07.15

OnKol captures your loved ones' health data so you don't have to

Distance can sour even the fondest familial relationships, and they're even trickier to sustain wh...

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11.29.14
Impractical ICE BlackBox can film, share emergency situations
11.29.14

Impractical ICE BlackBox can film, share emergency situations

ICE BlackBox promises a secure, easy system for delivering audio, video and your location to perso...

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10.30.14
Analog wrist watch can call emergency numbers even without a phone
10.30.14

Analog wrist watch can call emergency numbers even without a phone

There are some smartwatches out there like Will.i.am's Puls that can make voice calls without havi...

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09.20.14
The Daily Grind: What's your favorite "Oh %$#@" button?
09.20.14

The Daily Grind: What's your favorite "Oh %$#@" button?

I'm not the best under pressure in video game sometimes. When something really bad starts happening...

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08.27.14
Hail nearby medics with the GoodSAM smartphone app
08.27.14

Hail nearby medics with the GoodSAM smartphone app

In a serious medical emergency, action in the first few minutes can be key to a positive outcome....

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08.08.14
Carriers have to let you text 911 by the end of the year
08.08.14

Carriers have to let you text 911 by the end of the year

You've had the option of texting 911 in a handful of US cities for a couple of months, thanks in p...

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