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Virginia Tech Emergency Alert System Has 8 Ways Of Finding You

Virginia Tech Emergency Alert System Has 8 Ways Of Finding You

After the 2007 massacre in which Seung Hui-Cho killed 33 people, Virginia Tech has gone to great lengths to improve its campus safety. The University’s latest system is designed to alert students and faculty whether they’re on campus or online.

New York Testing Emergency Alerts Over Gaming Networks

New York Testing Emergency Alerts Over Gaming Networks

I’ve seen “extreme weather warning” alerts beep-beep-beep across my TV during a show, but someone playing a video game might not. That’s why NY state officials are intending to also send those Emergency Management Office issued alerts over gaming networks.