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Your smartphone's WiFi hotspot might double as a disaster rescue beacon

27 Feb 2014

When disasters strike, communication services tend to go down; you can't simply call for help or share your location online. However, engineers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Information Technology have found a way to use a smartphone as a rescue beacon when there aren't any available networks.

 

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Engadget.com

http://www.engadget.com/2014/02/27/smartphone-wifi-rescue-beacon/

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