Parachute lets organizations receive live-streamed emergency incidents recorded with your iPhone

While there are a number of mobile apps that serve as a panic button of sorts – alerting friends or family when you feel you’re in danger – last year’s TechCrunch Disrupt NY ha

Where are they now? Witness, the 2015 Disrupt NY Hackathon winner

The Hackathon at Disrupt NY is almost upon us, so we thought it'd be fun to look back at last year's Hackathon to see what the winners of the Disrupt NY 2015 Hackathon have been up to in the year that

Witness Launches A Live-Streaming App That’s A Panic Button For The Mobile Age

Witness, the live-streaming app that serves as a panic button for the mobile age, debuted earlier this year at the TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2015 Hackathon, where it eventually went on to win the grand pr

Witness’s Live-Streaming App Is A Panic Button For The Smartphone Age

What if live streaming, like those streams that run today on apps like Periscope or Meerkat, could be used to save lives? That's the premise behind an app called Witness, which made its debut today at