Australia funding location-based emergency alerts

The Australian Government will be updating the national emergency warning system, “Emergency Alert,” to deliver warnings to mobile phones based on the geographic location of handset.

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Source:

iTWire, http://www.itwire.com/it-policy-news/government-tech-policy/41836-emergency-warnings-to-mobiles-will-be-location-based

World News Australia, http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/1353142/Emergency-alerts-to-be-sent-to-mobiles

Sachiye Day, VERTICES intern

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