Instagram combats animal cruelty with new selfie warning system

Instagram has launched a new alert that pops up whenever a user harnesses a hashtag that could be associated with behavior harmful to animals.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/05/instagram-combats-animal-cruelty-with-new-selfie-warning-system.html

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Smart & Safe Tech: Blaze Laserlight makes cyclists safer on the road

The Blaze Laserlight shines 20 feet in front of the cyclists to alert motorists and pedestrians. Now New York City’s Citi Bike is partnering with Blaze to make the streets safer.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/10/smart-safe-tech-blaze-laserlight-makes-cyclists-safer-on-road.html

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How Ohio State University harnessed tech to alert students of campus attack

Ohio State University’s Buckeye Alert system warned students of a campus attacker within minutes of the car and knife attack unfolding Monday morning.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/28/how-ohio-state-university-harnessed-tech-to-alert-students-campus-attack.html

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Wireless warning: How New York used smartphones in hunt for bombing suspect

The smartphone alert sent to New Yorkers during the hunt for bombing suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami has thrust wireless warning systems into the spotlight.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/20/wireless-warning-how-new-york-used-smartphones-in-hunt-for-bombing-suspect.html

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New Yorkers get smartphone alert in hunt for bombing suspect

An alert was sent to smartphones across the New York City area Monday in the hunt for Ahmad Khan Rahami, the suspect in this weekend’s bombings in Manhattan and New Jersey.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/19/new-yorkers-get-smartphone-alert-in-hunt-for-bombing-suspect.html

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South Africa's national parks consider banning wildlife sighting apps

People using apps to alert each other about animal sightings in South Africa’s national parks are causing problems like speeding, road rage, and even road kills, a problem that concerns the country’s national park organization.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/10/south-africas-national-parks-consider-banning-wildlife-sighting-apps.html

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First Alert debuts HomeKit-enabled Onelink products including IP camera, fire alarm, environment monitor & safe

Article Image First Alert showed off a handful of Wi-Fi-connected Onelink products at CES Showstoppers on Wednesday, including HomeKit-enabled devices like a safe, smoke and carbon monoxide alarm, indoor environment monitor, smart thermostat and, curiously, a camera.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4cb37a07/sc/15/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C160C0A10C0A70Cfirst0Ealert0Edebuts0Ehomekit0Eenabled0Eonelink0Eproducts0Eincluding0Eip0Ecamera0Efire0Ealarm0Eenvironment0Emonitor0Esafe/story01.htm

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Revenge porn figure wants Google's privacy help

Irony alert: A guy who ran a website that trafficked in revenge porn and encouraged men to post unauthorized photos of exes is now asking Google to protect his privacy.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/02/26/revenge-porn-figure-wants-google-privacy-help/

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