Emergency


Senior Chinese Citizens to get GPS enabled Emergency Bracelets

Senior Chinese Citizens to get GPS enabled Emergency Bracelets

Nearly 12,000 elderly people will receive free bracelets in Beijing that could help prevent them from getting lost, local auth...

Nov 26 2016, 12:00pm CST

Nokia Launches Nokia Group Communications LTE For Emergency Teams

Nokia Launches Nokia Group Communications LTE For Emergency Teams

New Nokia LTE-based public safety solutions launched....

Nov 7 2016, 4:51am CST

Lil Wayne Seizures Causes Emergency Landing

Lil Wayne Seizures Causes Emergency Landing

Lil Wayne's private plane made double emergency landings when the rapper got seizures....

Jun 14 2016, 6:44am CDT

Kepler Spacecraft Resumes its Planet-Hunting Mission After Being Rescued from Emergency Mode

Kepler Spacecraft Resumes its Planet-Hunting Mission After Being Rescued from Emergency Mode

NASA's Kepler spacecraft has recovered and is back on the job. The spacecraft will search for exoplanets as a part of its...

Apr 25 2016, 4:10am CDT

NASA's Planet-hunting Kepler Probe goes into Emergency Mode

NASA's Planet-hunting Kepler Probe goes into Emergency Mode

 In a bad news for astronomers searching for extraterrestrial life in deep space, NASA's planet-hunting spacecraft Kepler...

Apr 10 2016, 1:39am CDT

NASA’s Kepler Enters Emergency Mode

NASA’s Kepler Enters Emergency Mode

The NASA Kepler spacecraft currently faces a crisis situation far away from the home planet....

Apr 9 2016, 4:58am CDT

Automatic Emergency Braking will Be the Norm by 2022

Automatic Emergency Braking will Be the Norm by 2022

Automakers agree to make the feature a standard in US cars within the next six years....

Mar 18 2016, 8:56am CDT

Humans Trust Robots in Emergency - Even When They Lead them to Danger

Humans Trust Robots in Emergency - Even When They Lead them to Danger

Researchers have found that people trust rescue robots more than common sense....

Mar 1 2016, 5:09am CST

Hawaii

250 Cases of Dengue Confirmed In Hawaii; Mayor Declares Emergency

Over 250 cases of dengue fever have been confirmed in Hawaii, and the Hawaii County Mayor Billy Kenoi of Big Island declared a...

Feb 10 2016, 7:14am CST

WHO Declares Zika Virus a Global Public Health Emergency

WHO Declares Zika Virus a Global Public Health Emergency

The Zika Virus has led to an emergency situation and this is being implemented for the sake of public health safety purposes....

Feb 2 2016, 6:09am CST

Film-maker Michael Moore, in Flint

Water Contamination in Michigan, Obama Declares State Of Emergency

Following poisonous water contamination in Flint, Michigan, Gov. Rick Snyder has called out for help and President Obama has re...

Jan 18 2016, 11:54am CST

Walk-Man: A Robot that Could Replace Humans in Emergency Situations

Walk-Man: A Robot that Could Replace Humans in Emergency Situations

The humanoid robot can be used in those situations which are too dangerous for humans to venture out....

Nov 28 2015, 12:07am CST

Emergency Bailout Funding runs out for Greece and Tsipras, Calls for Referendum

Emergency Bailout Funding runs out for Greece and Tsipras, Calls for Referendum

As the European Central Bank's bailout phases out for Greece, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras wants the country to decide on...

Jun 28 2015, 2:14pm CDT

Adobe Releases Emergency Software Patch for Flash Player

Adobe Releases Emergency Software Patch for Flash Player

A serious vulnerability has been found in the Adobe flash player which hackers may exploit if not updated....

Jun 24 2015, 8:15am CDT

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Makes An Emergency Stop In Scotland

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Makes An Emergency Stop In Scotland

The Boeing Dreamliner that took off from the United States, had to make an emergency stop in Scotland....

Sep 27 2014, 5:13am CDT

Miranda Lambert has to Make Emergency Landing

Miranda Lambert has to Make Emergency Landing

It was dangers situation...

Jun 4 2014, 5:28pm CDT

NPR develops Emergency Alert for the Hard of Hearing

NPR Develops Emergency Alert for the Hard of Hearing

I was more than surprised earlier this month to encounter National Public Radio (yes, that NPR) at the International CES (which...

Feb 1 2014, 5:53am CST

New Oregon Data: Expanding Medicaid Increases Usage Of Emergency Rooms, Undermining Central Rationale For Obamacare

New Oregon Data: Expanding Medicaid Increases Usage Of Emergency Rooms, Undermining Central Rationale For Obamacare

For years, it has been the number one talking point of Obamacare supporters. People who are uninsured end up getting costly car...

Jan 2 2014, 1:51pm CST

BlackBerry loses CEO, gets $1 billion for emergency investment

BlackBerry loses CEO, gets $1 billion for emergency investment

After a lot of takeover and buyout offers from big names like Apple, Microsoft, Lenovo etc. it appears that BlackBerry has got...

Nov 26 2013, 4:55am CST

Twitter Brings its Alerts to UK and Ireland for Emergency Communication

Twitter Brings its Alerts to UK and Ireland for Emergency Communication

Twitter Alerts comes to the UK and Ireland for emergency communication. 57 accounts including UK’s 47 police forces have alread...

Nov 18 2013, 4:58am CST

AT&T Updated Emergency Alert System Added to iPhone 5 and 4S

AT&T Updated Emergency Alert System Added to iPhone 5 and 4S

Being the #2 wireless telephone network in the United States, AT&T is all ready to upgrade some new software on the iPhone...

Jun 15 2013, 7:50am CDT

Breitling Emergency II is World's First Watch with Dual Frequency Locator Beacon

Breitling Emergency II is World's First Watch with Dual Frequency Locator Beacon

The Breitling Emergency wristwatch is for the extremely adventures amongst us. If you get lost in the wild the Emergency II cou...

Apr 24 2013, 8:37am CDT

Emergency 2012 for the PC is Available Now

Emergency 2012 for the PC is Available Now

This uses the platform Windows Vista/7/XP....

Jan 11 2011, 10:13am CST

First Survivor Emergency Kit for $15 + free shipping

First Survivor Emergency Kit for $15 + free shipping

Geeks.com via Buy.com offers the First Survivor Emergency Kit, model no. FS-EK8016, for $14.99. With free shipping, that's $2 u...

Jul 24 2010, 5:00pm CDT

USB-Charged Emergency Lantern Radio for $3 + $5 s&h

USB-Charged Emergency Lantern Radio for $3 + $5 s&h

Today only, DailyCheckout.com offers this USB-Charged Emergency Lantern Radio for $2.99 plus $4.99 for shipping. That's $27 off...

Jun 24 2010, 11:30pm CDT

Can The iPad Make Emergency Calls?

Can The iPad Make Emergency Calls?

The iPad will never get full-blown phone functionality. That would put two Apple products in competition, something Jobs......

Mar 3 2010, 11:59am CST

Guidepoint Bluetooth Features Roadside Assist and Emergency Service

Guidepoint Bluetooth Features Roadside Assist and Emergency Service

Guidepoint has unveiled an interesting new hands free Bluetooth device for drivers that offers a couple of features we haven't...

Sep 3 2009, 12:00pm CDT

New Bill Will Give President 'Emergency Control' Over Private Networks

New Bill Will Give President 'Emergency Control' Over Private Networks

The federal government doesn't really understand the Internet very well. If that hasn't always been obvious to you, former Sena...

Aug 28 2009, 12:12pm CDT

Apple Instituting Emergency Safety Measures for iPhone

Apple Instituting Emergency Safety Measures for iPhone

Most of us have probably never had to call 911, let alone had to worry about a low-battery mobile phone dying on us in the midd...

Jun 11 2009, 12:45pm CDT

BMW Emergency Stop: Step 1 Towards Real Smartcars

BMW Emergency Stop: Step 1 Towards Real Smartcars

Alright, all these iPhones and netbooks and motion sensing video games are cool, but they're basically just self-amusement devi...

Jun 8 2009, 10:30am CDT

Great Gadget Gift: Swiss+Tech BodyGard 5-In-1 Emergency Tool

Great Gadget Gift: Swiss+Tech BodyGard 5-In-1 Emergency Tool

The BodyGard 5-in-1 Emergency Tool from Swiss+Tech is a cool and useful gadget gift for anybody driving a car. The new BodyGar...

Dec 8 2007, 12:28pm CST

Emergency Alert Messages To Reach Further Than TV, Radio

Emergency Alert Messages To Reach Further Than TV, Radio

For all the times we've heard "this is a test of the emergency broadcast system. This is only a test," how many times have we...

Jul 14 2006, 6:00am CDT

Electrilite Emergency - This Flashlight has you Covered

Electrilite Emergency - This Flashlight has you Covered

The Electrilite Emergency is a flashlight that has you covered in the case of an emergency situation like a hurricane. The El...

May 19 2006, 8:06am CDT

USB Memory Stick with Emergency Mobile Phone Battery

USB Memory Stick with Emergency Mobile Phone Battery

Korean Wigobyte Co., Ltd. offers the Mvolt-200 USB Thumb-drive with built-in Mobile Phone emergency battery. The Mvolt-200 ha...

Apr 7 2005, 6:28am EST