Project NOAH for Android
Filipinos on the go can now check information on rain or flooding on smartphones or tablets running Google's Android OS, with an app for Project NOAH.
Enabling the mobility of Project NOAH. The official mobile version (native Android) of Project NOAH website (noah.dost.gov.ph) though without the Flood Map features.
Brought to you by DOST, PAGASA and Project NOAH in partnership with and support of Smart Communications Inc. through the Smart Developer Network (SMARTDevNet). Developed by Rolly Rulete.
Project NOAH’s (Nationwide Operational Assessment of Hazards) mission is to undertake disaster science research and development, advance the use of cutting edge technologies and recommend innovative information services in government's disaster prevention and mitigation efforts.
Though the use of science and technology and in partnership with the academe and other stakeholders, the DOST through Program NOAH is taking a multi-disciplinary approach in developing systems, tools, and other technologies that could be operationalized by government to help prevent and mitigate disasters.
It also allows a user to share screenshots or text contents to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Bluetooth, or Gmail. The app also supports animated overlays (MTSAT, Doppler, Chance of Rain) and has "very flexible Settings."