Smartphones used to gather data

Smartphones used to gather data

There are 1 comment on the Santa Cruz Sentinel story from Oct 18, 2010, titled Smartphones used to gather data. In it, Santa Cruz Sentinel reports that:

Local environmental officials are hoping an army of volunteer creek watchers will start downloading a new smartphone program sometime in the next few weeks that will help them track water levels, trash and other conditions along San Jose's urban streams.

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Smartron

San Francisco, CA

#1 Oct 18, 2010
This could work but the data would not be sent (unless the person was paying for voice and data) until they were near an open WiFi. THey could unload it at home by entering there WiFi pass word. The app could have wide application in pothole, street lights out, anything having to do with facilites.

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