On Hurricane Irene

From: EddieN
Sent on: Saturday, August 27, 2011 11:00 PM

Dear NYC TCKs:


I hope that you and yours are indoors somewhere safe, with enough food in your fridge and enough juice in your smartphone to tide you over the scare that Hurricane Irene is giving us. If you haven't already evacuated from the danger zones, better hunker down and ride out the storm as best you can.

Zubin Mehta of the NY Tech Meetup sent me this message earlier today:

"With about 250K people scheduled to evacuate tomorrow from NYC, it made sense to build a quick HTML5 application that lets anyone identify their evacuation zone (if any) based on their device location or by explicitly entering one: 


Should work on iOS, Android, Chrome, Safari and FF." 


You may want to try it out.


In the meantime, stay safe, stay warm, stay dry, and





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