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Fewer phones than expected emergency alert compatible: official

telecom | 09/24/2018 5:48 pm EDT

OTTAWA — Those in charge of the wireless emergency alert system overestimated how many Canadians had compatible phones that allow them to receive the alerts, Patrick Tanguy, assistant deputy minister of emergency management and programs at Public Safety Canada said...

Presidential banner caught emergency alert officials off-guard: emails

telecom | 09/06/2018 7:16 pm EDT

Public Safety officials working on Canada’s public alert systems were surprised when some devices in Canada received a presidential banner alert, something that they...