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MEMA Phone App (Photo Credit: Mass.gov)

MEMA Pushes Free ‘Alert App’ For Storm

In keeping with the times, smartphone apps and text alerts could help residents cope with the effects of Hurricane Sandy as the strong storm heads for the east coast.

10/27/2012

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Cellphone Alert System Announced

An emergency alert system that will send messages to cellphones during disasters could have been used to warn New Yorkers of the tornadoes that hit the city last year, city officials said Tuesday.

05/10/2011

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