5 posts in this topic

Posted

For Australian swimmers and surfers, checking Twitter before taking a dip could be a lifesaver. Surf Life Saving Western Australia (@SLSWA), a volunteer-based association providing beach safety education and emergency rescue services, recently implemented a system that posts live tweets from more than 320 resident sharks. The updates

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted

Hello,

Intresting; So, this devices gets within one kilometer of the beach, it connects to what I suppose is a wifi signal, and sends out automatically a tweet to the account specificed. Nicely thought out :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted

:shifty:

post-37120-0-07386300-1388194244.png

2 people like this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted

so beachgoers check their tweets while swimming ...

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted

What worries me is that fishermen can get these tweets too, then they know where to go to catch sharks.

1 person likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.