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App Store

Google Play

Google Chrome

Internet and Connectivity

Log in with your Google account to Chrome on your desktop and your mobile device. Bookmarks you save on one will accessible on the other.

If a website isn’t working properly in your default browser, try Chrome.

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App Store

Google Play

Use Bookmarks

Internet and Connectivity

Use bookmarks on your home screens that link directly to websites. Example, link directly to your incidents map page, news feeds, BOM weather pages etc.

For those not familiar with bookmarks, it’s the same as a ‘favourite’ in internet explorer

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App Store

Google Play

Citrix Workspace

Internet and Connectivity

Gets you into your office network, works fine for NSW & ACT Govt. workers who have a VPN token. Clunky but works.

Speed can be poor making it hard to use in areas where you have poor data coverage

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App Store

Google Play

Mi-Token HD

Internet and Connectivity

Two factor authentication for use with Citrix Workspace (by NSW govt).

Produces easy to remember 6 digit number. Used with Citrix on your mobile device or on a computer.

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App Store

Google Play

Mail+ for Outlook

Internet and Connectivity

Connect to your work outlook web access. Won’t work with all mail servers due to firewall restrictions.

Cost

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App Store

Google Play

Mail
(many types)

Internet and Connectivity

Use mail apps and set-up your device so you can send and receive files via email. Sign up for a free Gmail account.

Probably good practise to have a ‘work’ Gmail which is separate to your personal Gmail.

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Are you using a great mobile or tablet mapping app (iOS or Android) for Emergency Management that is not featured in our brand new list below?  Would you like to share your user experience so that the rest of the Emergency Management Community can learn about it and possibly start using the app too?  If yes, please let us know about your use case by clicking here and filling out the form.

 

The best use cases will be featured in our regular EMSINA online news articles and also included into the National Mapping App List.

 

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Disclaimer

  • EMSINA does not endorse or receive any payment(s) or promotion for items published in this document. 

  • The list of apps we provide is intended to highlight online/offline tools that members of EMSINA or members of the wider EM spatial community have found useful to conduct or enhance their business.

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