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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Alerts’

Twitter Launches Alert System For Emergencies And Other Important Info

Twitter announced today that it has launched a new emergency feature called Twitter Alerts, which lets credible organizations get important information out to people via notifications. Users can sign up for alerts on an account-by-account basis. Once you subscribe to an account’s alert, you will get a notification on your phone whenever that account marks a tweet as an alert. …

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Faulkner Shooting: Suspect Arrest, Email Alerts Fail

Just before noon Tuesday, a woman was shot by her husband on the campus of Faulkner University, a Christian university located in Montgomery, Alabama. Montgomery police confirmed earlier this afternoon that the victim, who is a contract maintenance employee for the school but has otherwise yet to be identified, is in serious but stable condition. The husband, also unidentified, is …

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Yahoo Gets New Search Alerts For Web, Images & Video

Yahoo just made a pair of announcements. One was that Yahoo Mail has some new Flickr integration. The other is that it has a new refreshed, modern Search Alerts experience. “To help you find hot-off-the-press information on the things that are important to you, like breaking news about a specific topic or the latest images of your favorite celebrity, we’re …

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