The drinking water fountain has been around for centuries, but two different men invented the modern drinking fountain in the early 1900’s: Halsey Willard Taylor, and Luther Haws. Each man founded a company that produced drinking fountains. Taylor founded the Halsey Taylor Company, and Haws the Haws Sanitary Drinking Faucet Co. The way that water is served in public places was … [Read more...] about Hydration Stations: Wave of the Future?
Thirsty? There's a map for that. Smartphones are a growing trend, and these days, there's an app for just about anything you can think of - even clean water. Last year, we wrote about "FLOW" - an Android smartphone app that lets people snap photos of broken water pumps in developing countries, ensuring faster repair. We also mentioned, in an older post, an iPhone app called … [Read more...] about WeTap – New Android Smartphone App Maps Water Fountains