Displaying items by tag: Emergency

The government of Costa Rica has declared a state of emergency after a number of state agencies, including the finance ministry, were hit by the Windows ransomware strain known as Conti.

Published in Security
Tuesday, 05 October 2021 11:53

Emergency Alert system now running on Everbridge

The Australian Government's Emergency Alert system is now running on Everbridge Public Warning in all states and territories.

Published in Government Tech

The Australian Communications Consumer Action Network, the peak body representing telecommunications users, has welcomed the announcement made by ACMA that an inquiry into outages of the triple zero service would lead to tightening of protections for consumers.

Published in Telecoms & NBN

An ACMA investigation into the lack of provision of a triple-zero service by Telstra after an outage in May has found the telco in breach of a rule that requires it to ensure that such calls go to the emergency call service operator.

Published in Telecoms & NBN

Needing a safety button to call 000 in your app is a sad reflection upon the bad elements within society and their inhumanity, but even so, it's a good move from Uber to introduce it.

Published in Home Tech

ACMA advises that calls to Triple Zero (000) from mobile phones now contain improved location information, following upgrades to the Triple Zero (000) service.

Published in Telecoms & NBN
Wednesday, 20 May 2015 02:36

Nokia boxes up LTE network - into a box

Nokia has created an ultra-compact LTE network for quick deployment for first responders, for stand-alone comms at mine sites or in rural/remote areas.

Published in Telecoms & NBN

IBM's Australian R&D efforts could bring us better medical care and improve our chances of surviving a natural disaster.

Published in Data

Spectralink is adding a panic button and fall detection to its Wi-Fi handsets aimed at the healthcare sector.

Published in Mobility

XPAL, the company behind the popular 'Powerskin' line of smartphone battery-and-case in one, as well as Energizer's popular Energi to Go range, has announced an innovative 'spare' mobile phone with a truly astounding battery life of up to 15 whopping years - while powered by a single AA battery.

Published in Home Tech
Wednesday, 05 October 2011 13:16

PlusComms to Open new US Hosting Site

HostingPlus- USAPlusComms has announced that it is preparing to launch a major Hosting Site in California in the very near future. The site is one of the most secure in the US and provides huge pricing benefits. Early customers can expect very beneficial pricing.

No-one pays any attention to the Centers for Disease Control.  Their warnings slide by; too rigid and esoteric to pique the interest of Joe Public.  Not any more!

Published in Health




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