Tropical Storm Harvey: Is Twitter becoming the new 911?

Rescue efforts in natural disasters have traditionally started with a 911 call. But now as the state of Texas deals with the devastation of Tropical Storm Harvey, live-saving situations are often being handled in 140 characters or less.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/28/tropical-storm-harvey-is-twitter-becoming-new-911.html

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College bans mortarboard throwing, says it'll Photoshop them in later

Photoshop to the rescue! A UK college has told its graduates not to throw their mortarboards in the air, as per the tradition, because they could injure someone. They’ve been told to simply pretend to do it, leaving the photography firm to add the hats later.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/05/23/college-bans-mortarboard-throwing-says-itll-photoshop-them-in-later.html

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In-mask thermal imaging helps firefighters find victims trapped in burning buildings

Thermal imaging has been a crucial life-saving tool for rescue service workers for decades, but until recently, the technology hasn’t been particularly easy to use.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/04/25/in-mask-thermal-imaging-helps-firefighters-find-victims-trapped-in-burning-buildings.html

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Innovation still undecided on Sharp rescue plans as Foxconn raises bid, tries to allay job fears

Article Image In the bidding war for Sharp, Innovation Network Corp. has yet to decide on a possible rescue plan, even as rival Foxconn is raising its bid and promising not to cut Japanese jobs, a report said on Friday.

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Drone entrepreneurs want business to take flight

Entrepreneurs are eager to employ drones in everything from agriculture to search and rescue. But they’re awaiting federal rules governing their commercial use.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/05/07/drone-entrepreneurs-want-business-to-take-flight/

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