Android based Emergency Alert Button
Android is a Java based operating system which runs on the Linux 2.6 kernel. It's lightweight and full featured. Android applications are developed using Java and can be ported to new platform easily thereby fostering huge number of useful mobile applications. This paper describes about a SOS application being developed and its successful implementation with tested results. The application has target users those sections of the people who surprisingly fall into a situation where instant communication of their whereabouts becomes indispensable to be informed to certain authorized persons at remote end.