Rescue

08.24.16
Italian earthquake victims asked to disable WiFi passwords
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Italian earthquake victims asked to disable WiFi passwords

This will let Red Cross workers use WhatsApp and Skype to contact locals who need help.

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02.10.16
Hiker with head-mounted cameras taught drones to fly through forests
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Hiker with head-mounted cameras taught drones to fly through forests

Swiss researchers want to replace search parties with artificially intelligent ranger drones.

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07.02.15
Drone helps rescue trapped rafters
07.02.15

Drone helps rescue trapped rafters

Drones aren't just useful as scouts and signalers during rescue operations -- they can play a hand...

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02.09.15
Rescue drone that can search buildings wins $1 million prize
02.09.15

Rescue drone that can search buildings wins $1 million prize

A clever, bizarre-looking drone that may one day save your butt has won a million bucks in the UAE...

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12.19.14
BlackBerry's surviving, but not as a smartphone company
12.19.14

BlackBerry's surviving, but not as a smartphone company

It's been almost a year since John Chen was appointed to save Blackberry and it's clear that his g...

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10.27.14
Tiny tethered drone gives soldiers a view of the dangers ahead
10.27.14

Tiny tethered drone gives soldiers a view of the dangers ahead

Drones already give troops valuable data about enemies and devastated areas, but the existing vehi...

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08.13.14
Battlefield Hardline gets car, hostage multiplayer modes
08.13.14

Battlefield Hardline gets car, hostage multiplayer modes

Battlefield Hardline comes with two new multiplayer modes, Hotwire and Rescue, EA announced at its...

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06.04.14
Virtual reality training for rescuers may save your life in a crisis
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Virtual reality training for rescuers may save your life in a crisis

While some soldiers have virtual reality training to familiarize themselves with the battlefield, pa...

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