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Fires Near Me, the bushfires app used by millions, is up for grabs as tech co Arq struggles to balance its books

- January 15, 2020 2 MIN READ

When bushfires ripped through communities over summer, the New South Wales Rural Fire Service smartphone app, Fires Near Me, became a crucial warning system for many holidaymakers and residents. It quickly became of Australia’s most downloaded apps, with more than two million users – and around 1.6 million downloads in the two months leading up… Read more »