App detects potholes, alerts Boston city officials

App detects potholes, alerts Boston city officials (http://seattletimes.com)

The next time your car hits a pothole, a new technology could help you immediately tell someone who can do something about it.
Boston officials are testing an app called Street Bump that allows drivers to automatically report the road hazards to the city as soon as they hear that unfortunate “thud,” with their smartphones doing all the work. (Continue reading at http://seattletimes.com)

My Two Cents: Very cool app, but Street Bump will have their work cut out for them with the False – Positive problem, but with the release to the public the end of this summer, I am sure it will be solved.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *