The Use of Smartphones For Tracking and Surviving Hurricane Sandy


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The Use of Smartphones For Tracking and Surviving Hurricane Sandy

  1. 1. The Use of Smartphones For Trackingand Surviving Hurricane Sandy
  2. 2. Hurricane Sandy caused widespread damage to property and left millions of peoplewithout power. Many had to leave their homes and take shelter elsewhere.Smartphones played a major role in peoples lives during this time, and peopleused them for :1. Following the latest storm news and weather information.2. Donation and relief management.3. Contacting their insurance companies to file
  3. 3. Hurricane HD gives you the ability to track storms on the go using your iPad.This application is great for anyone with interests in hurricane, typhoon, or tropicalcyclone-affected areas of the
  4. 4. RadarScope is a specialized display utility for weather enthusiasts andmeteorologists that allows you to view NEXRAD Level 3 and super resolution radardata along with Tornado, Severe Thunderstorm, Flash Flood Warnings, andpredicted storm tracks issued by the National Weather
  5. 5. CaneCast provides advance warning of tropical storms in your area, or anylocation you choose to track. Once a storm forms, you’re armed with the up-to-the-minute information you need to protect yourself, your family, and your
  6. 6. With Hurricane Safety Checklist Lite you can make sure you did all of what isrecommended to be prepared for a hurricane. You will be able to save yourprogress on memory for many important recommended tasks before, during, andafter a
  7. 7. Emergency Radio Free is the original award-winning police scanner appoffering the most extensive database of live police, fire, EMS, railroad, air traffic,train, NOAA weather, coast guard, HAM radio, and other
  8. 8. AccuWeather brings you the most accurate and personalized local weatherdetails available. This app delivers hourly and long-range forecasts, interactiveApple Maps, and pushed severe weather alerts with advanced visuals
  9. 9. NOAA Radar US will help you quickly retrieve the latest National Oceanic andAtmospheric Administration data. It updates every five minutes with combineddata from over 150 NEXRAD radar
  10. 10. The Weather Channel provides the most accurate and relevant weatherinformation whenever weather matters to you. With 200+ meteorologists andultra-local forecasting technology, It provides the weather tools you need to planyour day, week, or even the next
  11. 11. Be ready for severe weather with Hurricane by American Red Cross. Monitorconditions in your area or throughout the storm track, prepare your family andhome, find help, and let others know you are safe. Step-by-step instructions letyou know what to do before/during/after the
  12. 12. The FEMA App contains preparedness information for different types ofdisasters, an interactive checklist for emergency kits, a section to plan emergencymeeting locations, information on how to stay safe and recover after a disaster, amap with FEMA Disaster Recovery Center locations and Shelters, general ways thepublic can get involved before and after a disaster, and the FEMA
  13. 13. USAA mobile gives you immediate and secure account access from yourmobile device. Its loaded with helpful tools you can use on the go, including theability to deposit a check just by taking a picture of
  14. 14. Allstate(SM) Mobile is your Allstate insurance on the go. The app offerseverything you need to view your plan and make a payment, get help in an accident,start a claim, and
  15. 15. With the GEICO app, you can manage your policy, pay your bill, view coverageand discounts, contact ERS, and update claims appointments on your mobile device.The GEICO app makes it even easier to view your ID cards, and even email and printthem right from your phone!
  16. 16. Pocket Agent® gives mobile access to State Farm insurance and financialinformation, and allows customers to manage their policies and accounts anytime,anywhere. Find an agent, report a claim, do your banking, get roadside help andmore!
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