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Kenyan Lions Now Send SMS Messages From Their Collars [Headlines]

Mobile

Cell phone modems help lions send signals in order to determine their whereabouts.

Dory Carr-Harris, PSFK
  • 20 december 2011

A new project to monitor the whereabouts of lions in Kenya — especially important to nearby game herders who don’t want their animals to be eaten — is getting around the limited Internet infrastructure with the aid of simple cell modems.

+Africa
+data collection
+Headlines
+Kenya
+mobile
+SMS
+technology
+texting
+Wildlife
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