Google’s SOS Alerts

IMG_2211 Google will start putting emergency information about fires, floods, and other disasters in relevant search results and Maps locations. It’s calling the feature “SOS Alerts.

Google is already warning that it’s not going to cover everything. “While we can’t guarantee that you’ll see an SOS Alert for every major crisis.

Google says that in some cases, it may send out push alerts to people in a disaster area directing them to this information.


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