“what3words has solved the considerable problem of entering a precise location into a machine by voice. The dramatic rise in voice-activated systems calls for a simple voice geocoder that works across all digital platforms and channels, and can be written down and spoken easily.”
Fighting fires efficiently with what3words and CoolBomb
Fires claim thousands of lives and homes every year, but current fire fighting techniques are still desperately inefficient at night and in high winds.
CoolBomb is an aerosol extinguishing device, de
Driving ambulances more efficiently with what3words and Stanplus
Stanplus is an ambulance service in Hyderabad that has integrated what3words into its system. People calling them for emergency and medical transportation support can now use a 3 word address to refer
Delivering humanitarian aid faster with what3words and DataCapable
How do you deliver aid during disasters when landmarks become unrecognisable?
6 ways what3words is improving emergency responses around the world
The UN and the Philippine Red Cross adopt what3words
Locating potential hazards with what3words and Symphony AR
First responders and government staff are often required to enter unfamiliar properties with little idea of what they might find inside. They expose themselves to risk on a daily basis, but new techno
what3words 2016 adventures
Our CCO, Clare Jones, reflects on a busy year for us here at what3words.
Postal services adopting 3 word addresses
Before 2016, I had never been to Mongolia and actually knew very little about it. Thi
Identifying disaster zones with what3words and the Philippine Red Cross
The Philippine Red Cross provides essential support and aid in disasters, such as heavy flooding and typhoons, throughout the Philippines region.
The Operations Center provides a 24/7 control and co
3 words to keep you safe at the World Humanitarian Summit with UNDP
A more efficient security response at World Humanitarian Summit with what3words
3 words to keep you safe at Super Bowl 50 with Intterra
Making the world a safer place with 3 simple words
3 words to help wildfire response with Intterra
When left unchecked wildfires can burn acres of land in mere minutes. On average, more than 100,000 wildfires clear 4 million to 5 million acres of land in the US every year. A wildfire can move at sp
Helping MetCom improve EMS asset management
Saving fire hydrants precise locations for faster maintenance and emergency response.