As more industries develop mobile technologies, demand for mobile applications (apps) increases. Within various humanitarian fields, mobile apps can serve a variety of special purposes, from providing users with the ability to communicate and share information wirelessly to facilitating disaster relief or humanitarian aid. The National Defense University saw a need for a landmine and explosive remnants of war reporting app, designing a contest to create one.
"Developers Win Mobile Apps Challenges,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 19
, Article 16.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol19/iss1/16