Safetipin: A new Mobile App for Women's Safety


New DELHI: In the wake of concerns being raised on security of women in cities, a researcher on women issues and a technology entrepreneur have joined hands to launch a mobile application, Safetipin, which provides safety-related information collected by users.
Safetipin is a map-based mobile phone app, that crowdsources and maps information about safety in neighbourhood and cities.
The app, which is available to Android and iPhone users, is free to use and is available on the App Store and Google Play.
The app was launched today in the national capital, by its co-founders Kalpana Viswanath and Ashish Basu.
Speaking at the launch Basu said: "The app gives people a way to engage with their neighbourhood and communities on important issues."..Article Source....TOI