Twitter Debuts Emergency Alerts Service

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September 25, 2013 AT 10:46 AM
For the times when a hashtag just isn't enough, here?s another use for the social network Twitter: emergency service aid. The company unveiled its Alerts service, a way for agencies to deliver ?accurate information from credible organizations? during times of crisis. Examples include: fire departments, police stations, and even government service agencies up to the state level.