A Geiger counter for crime - a mobile app that combines hyperlocal census/crime data with the users' current or entered location to provide a "safety reading". Crime statistics for the 2 block radius around the location used.
|DC Shot Spotter|
The District’s ShotSpotter has detected 39,000 outdoor gunshot incidents in the past eight years. Sensors cover about a third of the city and are concentrated where gun crime is highest. It allows police to respond immediately to the exact location where shots are fired and provides a dramatic picture of the danger faced in many neighborhoods. Results are displayed here using MapBox.
|Flood Map : Water Level Elevation Map|
Right click on the map to get/set the flood water level at the location. "Development of the Flood Map application is a try to help fight against the natural disaster like flood and there by a try to save as many lives as possible."
Experience dynamic augmented-reality driving and real-time collision detection. OnRoad improves driving in realtime using the power of advanced smartphones. The app uses the smartphone’s native camera and sensors to detect vehicles in front of the host vehicle, alerting drivers when they are in danger. Uses the picitup API.
SafetyCheckSM is a mobile iPhone app that gives you a CrimeScoreSM rating at your current location.
Can't stop typing sms while driving? Worried about your relatives that are often distracted by emails? Sane Driving helps you to drive more safely. This app will remind you if you keep typing sms, email or just browsing and driving in the same time. If you are a passenger, simply disable reminder. We will keep an eye on you if GPS is on and you are moving faster than 12 m/h (20 km/h). Become a Sane Driver with our app!
ScanURL.net makes it easy to check website/URL/link safety and trustworthiness: reports of phishing, hosting malware and viruses, or poor/suspicious reputation. Currently ScanURL.net pulls live API data from Google Safe Browsing, PhishTank, and Web of Trust. The web-app also links to many other online URL scanning resources for greater breadth of reference.
|PhishTank, MyWot, GoogleSafeBrowsing|
Calculates slope angle and aspect from USGS and Google elevation api's. This information is used by backcountry skiers, split boarders, and snow mobile riders for avalanche safety.