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What are Emergency Alert tones on mobile phones?

What are Emergency Alert tones on mobile phones?
We’ve had a chance to sample life first-hand in the CMAS (Commercial Mobile Alert System) world.  In the middle Tennessee area where we live, the weather has been threatening.  We’ve had flood, tornado, and freeze warnings in the last three days.  Having such a diversity of weather events in a […]

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NCMEC Issues First AMBER Alert Through CMAS/WEA

On Tuesday, December 18, residents in Texas received the first AMBER alert issued through IPAWS’ CMAS/WEA system.  The alert was issued in cooperation with the San Antonio Police Department and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC).

According to media reports, police say Jonathan Guillen, 23, abducted his son, Jonathan Jose Guillen Jr., after […]

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