Firefighter Works to Develop Google Glass App

Patrick Johnson, a firefighter from Rocky Mount, North Carolina is hoping that Google’s Glass product can one day change the way firefighters operate. Also a software engineer, Johnson is using Google Glass to route incoming calls (including addresses, maps, dispatch notes and navigation) into the device – as well as a fire hydrant locator. But he doesn’t plan to stop there, working on integration of building floor plans and safety information plus vehicle schematics for rescues. –Firefighters Worldwide

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What do you think? Could this be a great benefit? Do you think your department would “buy in”?












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