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Notify communities quickly with a Grillo’s simple earthquake early-warning system, OpenEEW
A low-cost IoT sensor measures expected shaking, giving local governments and first responders faster and better earthquake alerts.
Help small farmers optimize water usage: Liquid Prep
This end-to-end solution, originally developed by a team inside of IBM, can help small farmers understand how much water they are using.
Build a mesh network after a natural disaster: ClusterDuck Protocol
This mobile mesh network of IoT devices based on LoRa can be accessed by people to stay in touch when communication lines go down following a disaster.
Aerial scout for first responders: DroneAID
This solution uses machine learning to detect calls for help on the ground placed by those in need.
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We believe that open source holds the key to unlocking change in communities around the world. Projects can innovate at speed and solutions can be customized for different use cases to suit each region.