• New Technology
    Preview some of the latest technology applications and devices that have become available.

Spotlight on Technology Innovations


  • Homeland Security & Emergency Management

    With the expansion of modern technology and computers there has been a large surge in the amount of new technologies available to the public. Many of these advances come by way of web applications and processes that have been created to help emergency managers and parents assess risk, stay alerted, get people out of harm's way, and save time and energy in the time of an emergency. Preview some of the latest new technology applications and devices that have become available. The apps will help you prepare for an emergency situation and stay connected and educated on the latest technological advancements.

NEW TECHNOLOGY RESOURCES

New Water Utility Response On-The-Go App!

The Water Utility Response On-The-Go App consolidates and makes accessible from the field, information and tools that water utility operators and their response partners may need during an emergency.
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Cybersecurity Requirements Raising the Stakes for Manufacturers

Cybersecurity is paramount to our nation’s safety and our military’s viability. Having a sustainable plan in place to combat cyber threats also is critical to the survival of a small business because just one cyber-attack can be catastrophic.
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CWW

CyberWatch West (CWW)

The CyberWatch West Center is committed to improving the quantity and quality of existing cybersecurity resources and building upon these resources to develop effective training and teaching modules. By concentrating on student development...
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Campus Safety Mobile Apps

In recent years, we have seen a rise in the creation of mobile apps designed for safety and security. In combination with the technical abilities of smartphones, the creation and demand for safety apps is growing out of security concerns across the nation...
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U.S. National Library of Medicine Mobile Apps

Use this page to preview the U.S. National Library of Medicine gallery of mobile apps and sites.
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United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Applications

This page shows the green apps we’ve collected that use United States Environmental Protection Agency data. You can sort them by topic and platform or you can search for them in the search box.
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National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Database

The Department of Homeland Security is responsible for protecting our Nation's critical infrastructure from physical and cyber threats. Cyberspace enables businesses and government to operate, facilitates emergency preparedness communications, and enables critical...
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Disaster Distress Helpline 1-800-985-5990

The Disaster Distress Helpline (DDH) is the first national hotline dedicated to providing year-round disaster crisis counseling. This toll-free, multilingual, crisis support service is available 24/7 via telephone (1-800-985-5990) and SMS (text ‘TalkWithUs’ to 66746).
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FirstNet

First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet)

The Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 created the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) as an independent authority within NTIA to provide emergency responders with the first nationwide, high-speed, broadband network dedicated to public safety.
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IPAWS

Integrated Public Alert & Warning System (IPAWS)

During an emergency, alert and warning officials need to provide the public with life-saving information quickly. The Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) is a modernization and integration of the nation’s alert and warning infrastructure...
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FEMA Mobile App

The FEMA mobile app for phones and tablets contains disaster safety tips, an interactive emergency kit list, storable emergency meeting locations, and a map with open shelters and open FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs).
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