Long Beach apps
The free Ninth Annual Senior Health and Wellness Fair will be held on Thursday, October 9, from 9 am to noon at the Long Beach Senior Center, 1150 East Fourth St.
“I want to encourage all seniors to attend the Health and Wellness fair,” said Mayor Robert Garcia.
To aid cardiac arrest victims quickly, the Long Beach Fire Department, The PulsePoint Foundation and Dignity Health St. Mary Medical Center, Long Beach are making the PulsePoint app available to individuals in the City of Long Beach.
Local pet owners and animal lovers can now easily search for adoptable cats and dogs, find local dog parks, search impounded animals and locate emergency and after-hours veterinary facilities with the new Long Beach Animal Care Services (ACS) mobile application.
The Team Red Cross app helps connect Long Beach volunteers with up-to-the-minute needs of the local nonprofit during and after a disaster.
The American Red Cross has launched the Team Red Cross App, which allows people to sign up to help, get an overview on basic tasks and receive notifications about Red Cross disaster volunteer opportunities in their community.
Composite image by Barbara Holbrook, Everything Long Beach
JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU) has received Federal Aviation Administration approval to give all pilots custom-equipped iPads that will add more real-time capabilities in the cockpit and save fuel by eliminating the heavy paper manuals that all pilots carry.
The CSULB is one of six or seven CSU campuses with mobile apps, and the first to have an app for iOS, Android and Blackberry.
A host of Cal State Long Beach (CSULB) websites and online services now are at the fingertips of smartphone and tablet users through the free “CSULB Mobile” application that’s receiving national recognition.
In just two years, the popular Go Long Beach App has processed more than 22,000 service requests from the community, with a 97 percent closure rate.
“The Go Long Beach app is an excellent example of the City’s effective use of new technology,” Mayor Bob Foster said.
The American Red Cross is launching its official Earthquake App today and putting lifesaving information right in the hands of people who live in or who visit earthquake prone areas.
This free app—available in English or Spanish—is the third in a series created by the American Red Cross, the nation’s leader in emergency preparedness, for use on both iPhone and Android platforms.
Apple has released iBooks Author software for creating ebooks for iPad tablets.
Design Science, a Long Beach-based software development company, has announced that Apple chose MathType as the equation editor for its new iBooks Author application for Mac.
Long Beach solar company Ameco Solar makes a commitment to be #1 solar resource for local homeowners.
Easy to navigate and designed with the conscious of a homeowner looking for Solar resources; Ameco Solar is proud to announce the launch of its new website – www.AmecoSolar.com.