Command control the rear of the Army of defense of Israel has released a special application for smartphones, designed to provide early warning of rocket attacks.
Version of the app for Android was released last week, and on Tuesday, 16 February, was released version for the iPhone.
According to the military, a new app by at least a second ahead of the siren early warning system «Tsewang Hell», and four seconds – app for smartphones «Tsewang Hell», developed without the participation of the IDF.
In addition to warnings about the attacks, the application will be used to send other types of alerts (the suspicion of the infiltration of terrorists, etc.), especially in border communities.
In addition, the app contains information about how to act in case of earthquake, and other useful information.
While the IDF has stopped the development of warning system based on Cell Broadcast system (relay broadcast bulk messages on honeycomb).