The U.S. will test its Emergency Alert System nationwide on Wednesday at 2PM. The country’s emergency systems are rather antiquated and haven’t been used on a large scale. In its 50 years of use, this will be the largest test yet. Read the full article at ComputerWorld.com
U.S. Conducts First Nationwide Emergency Broadcast Test
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