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Blocking SMS when it is needed most

Posted on February 11, 2008  /  7 Comments

Many of us have our own stories how SMS helped in an emergency. Here is mine. I was at the National Book Exhibition at BMICH on September 12, 2007 evening when a tsunami alert was broadcast.  It created instant chaos. I did not have access to a TV or a radio.