Tag: SMS

Using YourLo.ca/tion for SAR

Instructions for using YourLo.ca/tion for Search and Rescue or other first responders to locate missing people.

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Social Media Action Plan for SAR

Presenting the Social Media Action Plan for Search and Rescue with guidance on how to use SM to assist SAR to locate missing persons.

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Locating lost people using Social Media

Assisting SAR teams to locate missing people using Social Media

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Terrible thoughts

What if the last human contact a subject has is with me?

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YourLo.ca/tion used in recent rescue

The prototype YourLo.ca/tion service was used in a recent rescue; updates on the service and an appeal for donations to keep it running.

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Locating lost people using smart phones

People don’t know how to make their smart phone show their location, so I created a service that lets SAR track a person’s location via their smart phone.

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Smart Phones and Battery Life

The biggest energy drain in a smart phone other than the cellular radio is the screen. Advice on how to best use this information, and preserve battery life

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SMS and Search and Rescue

Well it finally happend, and frankly I’m suprised that it toook this long. A pair of subjects we looked for all of last night and part of today initiated the search by sending an SMS (Text) message. I’m sure this

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