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Google Glass Communication tool for emergency services



By: Suresh Sapkota, Fangrongling Fu, Fahd Bin Malek Newaz

How can a head-mounted device, such as Google Glass, be used to improve the efficiency of the Police, Ambulance and Fire services?


"This is the future of emergency communication."  
-Bjørn Danielsen, Superintendent of Police, Oslo Police District

G.Com is an application that allows the central command centre to send mission briefs, images and maps directly to field operatives through Google Glass. Additionally, field operatives can stream live video, enabling command center personnel to remotely view and guide activity in the field.