The New York Times Features Text Messaging in “New Tools for Disaster Aid”
NOVEMBER 11, 2012
When Hurricane Sandy arrived two weeks ago, city officials turned to text messaging as a means to deliver crucial information in a time of emergency. In today’s App City column in The New York Times , Mobile Commons’ text messaging solution was mentioned as a key tool used during this time of crisis. In an article entitled “New Tools for Disaster Aid,” The New York Times writes. The storm was the first time the system was used in New York.