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FEMA requires Internet Explorer 6

FEMA requires Internet Explorer 6

By September 9, 2005

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Twitter launches Alerts for getting crucial info in emergencies

The new system will let users sign up with a number of public and private agencies to get critical information in the event of an emergency.

By September 25, 2013

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Twitter amps up its mobile emergency alert system

The social network adds four new countries to its iOS and Android crisis alert system, while also launching an easy-add bell icon to all designated agencies' profiles.

By December 19, 2013

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High-tech views of the massive Yosemite Rim Fire

Since the fire first sparked less than two weeks ago, it has grown into one of the largest in California history. New technology by Esri lets onlookers see the flames' path of destruction in real time.

By August 27, 2013

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FCC to launch disaster alert system for cell phones

Similar to the alerts sent via TV and radio, the new alert system would send text messages to mobile phones of people who need or want to be notified in the event of an emergency.

By May 10, 2011

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Where's the emergency alert system for the Web?

This is only a test. A big one. But not big enough.

By November 9, 2011

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Twitter: Over 20M tweets sent about Hurricane Sandy

The site says that's likely a conservative estimate as it only tracked the words "Sandy" and "hurricane."

By November 2, 2012

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Superstorm Sandy 'hurricane hackers' gather to help

Geeks around the world are uniting this weekend to help create technology that will aid in storm recovery.

By November 2, 2012

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A social-media guide to dealing with Hurricane Irene

With a hurricane bearing down on the Northeast, CNET went to a power user to find out the best social outlets for receiving and broadcasting urgent information.

By August 26, 2011