Cellphone outages expose critical vulnerability
Teenagers walking along the sidewalk focused on a smartphone instead of where they’re going make for a great eyeroll and chuckle about zombies or the walking dead.
It’s all in good fun until someone has a medical emergency in the middle of a cellphone service outage and realizes there’s no easy way to call for help. Or you miss a public emergency notification that goes out via text alert. Or can’t get through to your child care provider all day and start to panic…(Read the full story)