Several authorities are developing smartphone avalanche beacon app’s

Screenshot_2013-11-25-20-18-10Of course we’re not alone with the idea of turning a smartphone into an avalanche rescue device. More and more fellow engineers and scientists are seeing the capabilities and have started to develop similar apps or systems. The tech university of Stockholm, Sweden and The Fraunhofer institute in Germany, have started to develop their own systems. It just shows us that the that technology always beats ignorance and conservatism!