Monday, December 26, 2011
Google Gadget for monitoring crime incidents in Malaysia
This is a Google Gadget for monitoring crime incidents in Malaysia; the incidents are posted by users of www.malaysiacrime.com. The gadget works by subscribing to the georss feed of www.malaysiacrime.com site and displaying the incidents over a Google Maps backdrop. The crime incidents are icons color coded according to the categories - general, rempit, gun, parang, rape, and murder. There is also a list view which can be used to sort the crime incidents according to the date and time. Clicking on the icon will bring up more details about the crime incident.