What is Instant Alert ?
InstantAlert is an open communication app with virtual "Alert Towers".
You get tuned-in to those towers automatically anywhere you go.
You can create your own towers and broadcast messages to people within its coverage.
What you can do with Instant Alert?
It's totally open, so your creative idea is the only limit.
Here are just few simple examples.
- Neighbors: alert your neighbors to fight crime and to notify people when things happened.
- Event organizers: tell your community when you have an event like block party, concerts, festival, cardinal...
- Local businesses: send special offers like daily special menu, discounts... to your local customers.
- Mobile businesses like food trucks: notify your customers when you are in a neighborhood.
What type of alerts I can get beside user posted messages?
InstantAlert also constantly gather data from public sources to delivery small but valuable messages for your daily life. It includes:
- Crime incidents in your neighborhood like burglaries, arrest. We cover thousands of cities including all major metro area like New York, Los Angles, Chicago, San Francisco, Boston, Houston, Washington DC, Philadelphia, Phoenix, San Antonio, San Diego, Seattle, Denver, Charlotte, Miami....
- Food, drug, household item, car, tire, and child restraint recalls from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Consumer Product Safety Commission, and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
- Weather alerts from the National Weather Service for more than 3000 counties in the US.
- Public transit alerts for CTA in Chicago, BART in San Francisco, Metro in Los Angles, SEPTA in Philadelphia. Traffic incidents in Dallas and Forth Worth, TX.
The list will continue to growth.