Mobile Phone Positioning to be Used in Beijing Olympics

As part of the medical services improvement for the 2008 Olympics, Beijing will adopt a mobile phone positioning system that can give the exact location of people calling about a medical emergency. The positioning system can tell the location of emergency callers within a radius of a few dozen meters, according to the Vice-Chairman of the Beijing Municipal Red Cross Society.

Source: Beijing to use mobile phone positioning in medical emergencies for Olympics(People’s Daily Online)

Berno: You might find more mobile apps related articles gradually appearing on my blog. Increasingly, I find myself drawn towards to innovative use of mobile technology in big countries like Australia and China which have lots of opportunities to more services via mobile technology to disperse communities.

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