Posts Tagged Safer


Report Scores Cities to See if Technology Makes Them Safer – IEEE Spectrum

IEEE Spectrum Report Scores Cities to See if Technology Makes Them SaferIEEE SpectrumIn a word: technology. Cameras, command centers, social media alerts, predictive algorithms, and other digital and mobile technologies are already improving public safety in some capital cities, says a new report from the Brookings Institution. It …and more » technology – Google News

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Can ‘smart gun’ technology make firearms safer? – PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour Can 'smart gun' technology make firearms safer?PBS NewsHourEfforts to make guns safer with technology are not new. Many firearms include “trigger guards,” the casing that loops under the trigger, and a “safety” switch that, when engaged, prevents the gun from firing, for example. In the 1880s, Smith & Wesson …and more » technology – […]

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Harnessing New Technology to Make Old Cars Safer – New York Times

New York Times Harnessing New Technology to Make Old Cars SaferNew York TimesBut that didn't mean he had to be left out of the technological revolution. Audiovox makes a rearview camera that can be added on. “I actually put it on my daughter's Jeep,” said Mr. Coulter, who lives in Warner Robins, Ga. The rearview […]

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Technology, While Not a Fountain of Youth, Can Make Aging Safer – The New York … – New York Times

New York Times Technology, While Not a Fountain of Youth, Can Make Aging Safer – The New York …New York TimesJean Dickow, 78, never wanted the latest whiz-bang technology. But her gadget-friendly daughter, who lives in Norway, was worried that Ms. Dickow would fall in her apartment and no one would know. So Ms. Dickow […]

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