The Generalitat of Catalonia offers a service for mobile phones available at App Store (iOS), Google Play (Android) and Marketplace (Windows Phone). These platforms enable accessing the catalogue of mobile applications created by the Generalitat of Catalonia or third parties using open source data. This is also available on the mobile website version from the url gencat.mobi (universal, for all operating systems).
An app that brings together mobile services created by the Generalitat de Catalunya or by third parties based on open data made available by this institution.
A host of different services are included:
The app brings together the services available on your mobile: native or web apps optimised for your mobile phone.
A new approach has been adopted to communication with the public in this application: by means of push technology it sends personalised messages to users according to their location.
Initially the system will send emergency notices from the Government of Catalonia's Civil Protection service. It will provide information about what is happening, when, where, and what people should do in emergency situations, depending on their location or the areas they have specified.