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Local Student Develops Epilepsy App, Wins $75,000

By on October 16th, 2014 | Last updated: October 16, 2014 at 12:49 pm

Amir Helmy’s science fair project idea has since developed into Seizario, an app that will allow epilepsy patients to monitor their seizures using the sensors from smartphones.

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Florida Aims to Protect Gopher Tortoises with App

By on April 8th, 2014 | Last updated: April 8, 2014 at 9:37 pm

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission developed an app that will help scientists gather data on the locations of gopher tortoises. The app could help better track the threatened species.

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Smartphone App Helps Florida Farmers Maintain Crops

By on September 24th, 2013 | Last updated: September 25, 2013 at 8:50 am

The “My Florida Farm Weather” app was made available to Android devices in MONTH. The app for the iPhone will be available within months.

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Pocket Ranger app provides state park information on the go

By on February 20th, 2013 | Last updated: February 20, 2013 at 6:04 pm

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection has employed a new smartphone app called Pocket Ranger to act as an interactive guide for visitors. The department hopes the app will help increase attendance in Florida state parks.

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Gainesville’s Thornebrook gallery plans app release

By on September 12th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:38 pm

A local gallery will release a new app for smartphones and tablets showcasing its artwork to a digital audience.

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