You and your neighbors equal money in the bank for this young but growing company.
Neighbors can now use their Android smartphones to exchange critical information, swap last-minute baking needs, and get police updates.
App helps neighbors send and access critical updates about their communities from their smartphones.
The service helps you organize your neighbors into a social network, but sharing emergency-preparedness information customized to your area may require a free site-building service such as Google Sites.
Get in touch with the folks around the corner with Nextdoor, the social network that links neighbors and makes it easier to keep in touch with local people and events.
Mobile app Bridge is a friend finder with a tweak, focusing on what you like to do rather than what you say.
Bridget Carey fills in for our Black Friday and Cyber Monday wrap-up. We'll also talk about Walmart's most popular Black Friday item, Amazon's plan to launch drones for 30-minute package delivery, and a social network to help you get to know your neighbors!
More sites are figuring out ways to reach out to communities. The Neighborhood Watch is not only your local gathering for neighbors, but now is an app, and Nextdoor helps communities get to know each other better. Find out more about how these two apps help people come together using technology.
NASA is collaborating with the US Department of Homeland Security on a portable radar device that can detect heartbeats and breathing after a disaster.
Nextdoor, which goes lives today, helps citizens strengthen local ties and enhance neighbor-to-neighbor communication.