FireChat: Chat Off Grid

FireChat Chat Off the Grid

Firechat is a new iPhone app that allows nearby users to chat and share photos (anonymously, should you choose) without an internet connection. Using WiFi and Bluetooth, it enables users to communicate phone to phone (node to node) through a mesh network capability characteristic to Apple's iOS 7 Multipeer Connectivity Framework. Though this is the first implementation of a wireless mesh ... Continue Reading...