Zello Walkie Talkie: Why App Downloads Are Soaring Ahead of Hurricane Florence

Are you facing a hurricane in your area? Or do you want to be able to communicate with friends and/or relatives during a hurricane and soon after? If so, read Zello Walkie Talkie: Why App Downloads Are Soaring Ahead of Hurricane Florence in the Yahoo web site at: https://yhoo.it/2p3WBTM. You can also read my previous … Continue reading Zello Walkie Talkie: Why App Downloads Are Soaring Ahead of Hurricane Florence

How to use Zello, the Walkie-Talkie App people are Downloading Ahead of Hurricane Florence

If Hurricane Florence is coming to your area, you need to download Zello in your smartphone. Details may be found in an article by Avery Hartmans in the Business Insider web site at: https://read.bi/2OgeBFG. Also, see the earlier articles about Zello published here in the PrivacyBlog by starting at: https://privacyblog.com/?s=zello.

Communities in Scotland Adopt Zello for Residents to Use for Emergency Situations

This is a follow-up to my recent article about Zello at http://bit.ly/2Ej5vlB. Perhaps your community needs a similar plan? Largs, Fairlie and Skelmorlie can suffer gale force winds in the winter and the roads are often affected by flooding or heavy snow. A new project by the town’s community resilience team plans to improve communications … Continue reading Communities in Scotland Adopt Zello for Residents to Use for Emergency Situations

Russia Blocks 500+ IPs & Domains, Fails to Shutdown the Encrypted Zello Voice Chat App

This is a follow-up to two different articles I published recently: The Zello App Can Help Save Lives During Major Storms and Has Many Other Uses Also at http://bit.ly/2Ej5vlB The Russian Government wants to Block Zello, But Can It Really Do that? at http://bit.ly/2qsKmR8 Indeed, the Russian government wants to block all usage of Zello. … Continue reading Russia Blocks 500+ IPs & Domains, Fails to Shutdown the Encrypted Zello Voice Chat App

The Russian Government wants to Block Zello, But Can It Really Do that?

I wrote about Zello, the free walkie-talkie emulation software for cell phones, a few days ago at http://bit.ly/2Ej5vlB. It is a great app that gives users excellent one-to-one and one-to-many communications capabilities. Now the Russian government thinks that Zello is an evil thing. Well, it is evil in the eyes of a repressive government. The … Continue reading The Russian Government wants to Block Zello, But Can It Really Do that?

The Zello App Can Help Save Lives During Major Storms and Has Many Others Uses Also

NOTE: This article is off-topic: it has nothing to do with privacy. If you are looking for privacy articles, you might want to skip this one. However, it is something that I believe all cell phone users should be aware of. The online app called Zello could save your life. It is also a great … Continue reading The Zello App Can Help Save Lives During Major Storms and Has Many Others Uses Also

Cajun Navy, Houstonians are Preparing to Respond to Louisiana during and after Tropical Storm Gordon

This article isn’t about privacy, but I will suggest it does show an example of people being prepared for an emergency. Are you prepared? On March 30, I published an article entitled, The Zello App Can Help Save Lives During Major Storms and Has Many Others Uses Also. Click here to read the earlier article. … Continue reading Cajun Navy, Houstonians are Preparing to Respond to Louisiana during and after Tropical Storm Gordon

The Cajun Navy Deploys Modern Technology to Assist a Louisiana Family

I have written before about the Zello app and its use by the Cajun Navy. You can see my earlier article, The Zello App Can Help Save Lives During Major Storms and Has Many Others Uses Also, at http://bit.ly/2Ej5vlB. Now Todd Terrell, Admiral of the United Cajun Navy and head of the non-profit organization bearing … Continue reading The Cajun Navy Deploys Modern Technology to Assist a Louisiana Family

How to Get in Touch With Loved Ones During and After a Disaster

NOTE: This article has nothing to do with privacy. However, it is information that I suggest everyone should know, so I am offering it here. If you are looking for a true privacy-related article, you might want to skip this one. From flash flooding and hurricanes to earthquakes and tornadoes, disaster can strike at any … Continue reading How to Get in Touch With Loved Ones During and After a Disaster

Atom, World`s Smallest 4G Rugged Smartphone

NOTE: This article isn’t strictly about privacy. However, it is about a very small cell phone that should become popular and also works well with Zello, the privacy-oriented walkie-talkie app. Go to https://duckduckgo.com/?q=site%3Aprivacyblog.com+zello&t=h_&ia=web to see my previous articles about Zello. A review in the Digital Trends web site says, “The Unihertz Atom won’t replace your … Continue reading Atom, World`s Smallest 4G Rugged Smartphone