July 3, 2012
Many parts of the U.S. are dealing with unusually high temperatures, storms, fires, and the occasional blackout. With this in mind, we offer seven apps that could make your summer much safer in times of emergency.
Weather AppsNOAA Hi-Def Radar, Universal (Five stars in App Store) NOAA SuperRes Radar US+, Universal (Five stars) Storm Shield, iPhone (Four stars)
Disaster GuidesSAS Survival Guide, iPhone (Five stars) iPad. Emergency Radio (Police Scanner), iPhone (4 1/2 stars)
Flashlight AppsFlashlight Ⓞ, iPhone (Five stars) Flashlight ☀, iPhone (4 1/2 stars) Best iPhone Weather apps and Best iPad Weather apps. Which apps do you count on in times of emergency? Note: App Store ratings are valid as the time of this writing.
NOAA Hi-Def Radar
NOAA SuperRes Radar US+
Shuksan Software, LLC
SAS Survival Guide
Emergency Radio (Police Scanner)
E.W. Scripps Company
SAS Survival Guide for iPad
Surpax Technology Inc.