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Photos: Ushahidi's interactive crowdmaps and rugged router for remote connectivity

Mapping typhoon destruction in the Philippines

After Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines last year, people used Ushahidi to map destruction and disaster relief locations. 

Image: Ushahidi

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Lyndsey Gilpin is a former Staff Writer for TechRepublic, covering sustainability and entrepreneurship. She's co-author of the book Follow the Geeks.