Help small farmers optimize water usage: Liquid Prep

This end-to-end solution, originally developed by a team inside of IBM, can help small farmers understand how much water they are using. 

Build a mesh network after a natural disaster: ClusterDuck Protocol

This mobile mesh network of IoT devices based on LoRa can be accessed by people to stay in touch when communication lines go down following a disaster.

Aerial scout for first responders: DroneAID

This solution uses machine learning to detect calls for help on the ground placed by those in need. 

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