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This bulky smart ring comes with a panic button

From the outside, the Nimb ring looks like a piece of costume jewelry you might get at a garage sale: big, chunky, cheap. But its bulk is really just a mask for its main function: acting as a discreet (“discreet”) storage space for a panic button. 240 more words

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Panic Buttons Mandatory for all Mobile Phones from 2017

Violence against women is a serious problem in India, a country where four rapes occur every hour, according to Bloomberg. In an effort to improve women’s safety, the Indian government now mandates phone makers to include a way for users to quickly call emergency services. 212 more words

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Mobile phones in India to have panic buttons from 2017

The Department of Telecommunications has released a notification which has mentioned that all mobile phones that are sold in India, will have to mandatorily feature a ‘panic button’. 15 more words

Mobile Panic Button Needs to Be Backed by Emergency Helpline: One Touch Response

“The panic button in mobile handsets, supported with a helpline and a strong on-ground response team can revolutionise the safety mindset of all, and particularly of women in our country,” said Arvind Khanna, founder, One Touch Response (OTR), in a statement. 213 more words

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Parachute lets organizations receive live-streamed emergency incidents recorded with your iPhone

While there are a number of mobile apps that serve as a panic button of sorts – alerting friends or family when you feel you’re in danger – last year’s… 778 more words

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Panic button for women's safety

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Indian government to mandate panic button on phones sold from 2017 onwards

The Government of India announced that all phones sold from 2017 and onwards must come with a panic button installed.

This “panic button” allows anyone to contact the authorities with a single press of a button. 184 more words

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