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Find out if your favorite NYC, NJ or LI neighborhood is experiencing power issues.

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Is NYC online?

Find out if your favorite NYC neighborhood has electricity. Keep track of the Con Edison repairs in the aftermath of hurricane Sandy. Built using the coned gem (The latest version is called Sandy.

Project Goals

I want this project to become a valuable resource during emergencies, such as in the aftermath of a Hurricane. I'm also collecting data for future projects where I would like to compare & analyze a multitude of urban data feeds to build some enlightening info graphics and useful services.

The data collected by this project will soon be available in some suitable format.

Planned features

  • IE8+ Support
  • Tweet/Email notifications.

Feature wish list

  • Text Message notifications

I'm looking for a free text provider, please let me know if you have any ideas!


Contributions are welcome! If you'd like to fix bugs or add some cool feature, this is a good workflow:

  1. Fork it
  2. Create your feature branch (git checkout -b my-new-feature)
  3. Commit your changes (git commit -am 'Add some feature')
  4. Push to the branch (git push origin my-new-feature)
  5. Create new Pull Request
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