is an application for Android smartphones. The purpose of this app is to inform other persons in case of emergency. You can inform by email and you can call others by phone. Since in most emergency cases a quick intuitive reaction is necessary, you can configure all addresses and texts previously.
Additionally you can decide to make a photo in an emergency and to send it to other persons by email. That way you can store the photo at a save place and avoid to lose the photo in case it is taken away by an offender.
if your smartphone is able to localize your position you can decide to send your position by email. In this case you can determine how long SOS-App will wait for fixing the position.
You can define up to 3 different emergency situations. Launch the SOS-App on your smartphone. The procedure for the definition of a situation is
Repeat step 1 to 6 to define up to 3 emergency situation. To use the situations you have to activate the situations. You have not to activate all defined situations. Activate whichever and how much situations you want. You see the activated situations on the display in different colours with their names. The activated situations fill the whole display. Tapping the coloured array of the situation on the display initiates the execution of the activities of the corresponding situation. The activities are executed in ascending order 1 to 6 (see above). If the MAKE A PHOTO is checked the camera app is launched first. Make your photo, store it and finish the camera app, if necessary. the other activities will executed automatically.
During the execution of the activities, all activated situations are greyed on the display and cannot be initiated until the running situation is finished. When finished all activated situations are displayed in their colours and can be initiated again. You are notified of the result of the executed activities.
To interrupt and cancel an initiated and running situation, press MENU in the SOS-App and choose DEACTIVATE ALL. All situations are deactivated and the runnung situation is stopped and finished.
SOS-App is running on all smartphones with Android platform 2.1 or higher. This corresponds to Android API level 7 or higher.
Current version of SOS-App is 1.9.
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