Mobile apps mesh public safety and civic engagement
5 really interesting apps described here give a great example of location based apps that are low cost and can save lives. Need someone with CPR skills while you’re waiting for the EMS to arrive? Want to know where crimes are bring committed? Crowd sourcing is a low cost and powerful way of engaging communities and the success stories are starting to come in.
Check out this great story and see what’s around. There is bound to be an app or an idea here for you to pursue.