The only ones capable of communication during a power outage are radio enthusiasts. How many radio enthusiasts do you know?
What it does
Our software aims to create a distributed internet in areas that have had their connection to the outside world destroyed by natural disaster. It uses drones to carry messages back to loved ones and from rescue personnel.
How we built it
Ad-hoc networks and web servers.
Challenges we ran into
Ad-hoc networks on linux are difficult to implement.
Accomplishments that we're proud of
We got the whole system working.
What we learned
We learned a lot about how wifi works.
What's next for SkyHook
We would want to better package the app so that it is more transferrable.