disasters

Losing "everything" is relative in a tornado

Jun 3, 2013
Natural disasters are great equalizers, but recoveries can look different.
Posted In: disasters, oklahoma, tornado, FEMA

Boston public urged to send in video, photos to aid investigation

Apr 16, 2013
A day after three people were killed and over 130 injured by two bombings at the Boston Marathon, the search for answers is well underway.
Posted In: boston, boston marathon, disasters, Cellphones

The app gap, in disasters like Hurricane Sandy

Mar 12, 2013
Twitter and Facebook were used by millions in the New York area to stay connected during Superstorm Sandy. But online disaster communication and preparedness isn't limited to social networking sites. Many entrepreneurs are trying to build platforms to stay informed during crises -- platforms that could be used outside of a disaster to market products.
Posted In: sxsw, apps, disasters

Bulletproofing yourself financially

Nov 13, 2012
Are you prepared for the worst? It's time to bulletproof your finances.
Posted In: disasters, natural disasters