public safety

HazMap wants to be like Pokémon Go for reporting hazards in public spaces

No one wants to be that person who falls in a ditch when they least suspect it. With HazMap, a project that came out of the Disrupt London 2016 Hackathon, you can ensure you’re not that person.

Google Brings Public Alerts To Google Now, Search And Maps In Canada

Google is bringing its Public Alerts system online in Canada today, after previously launching it in the U.S. and expanding it to Japan last month. The launch couldn't be more timely, as Canada is cur

TomTom Traffic Stats: Know Your Traffic Patterns (If You're In Government)

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