Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
UK Alerts via SMS
Posted on 23-Feb-2003 22:21 | Tags Filed under: News



The United Kingdom's first City Alert Texting System powered by Eazytext. C.A.T.S. has been especially designed as a means of getting vital and important information to members of the general public in major urban areas in seconds in the event of an emergency or incident that requires immediate action or even evacuation

C.A.T.S. allows mobile phone owners to register the postcodes of where they live, work or travel so that they can be informed at high speed should any major incident occur in the vicinity of the area that they have registered.

Apparently it needs special procedures from Virgin Mobile users, because of billing requirements.


More information: http://www.cityalert.co.uk/templates/index.cf...




comments powered by Disqus


Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

The America's cup is New Zealand's Cup!
Created by dickytim, last reply by Coil on 28-Jun-2017 13:24 (47 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


The President Of The USA: Donald Trump
Created by Coil, last reply by Sideface on 27-Jun-2017 14:04 (4558 replies)
Pages... 302 303 304


The horrors of owning a Ford - my story
Created by dejadeadnz, last reply by dafman on 28-Jun-2017 13:05 (72 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Time for nuclear power in NZ?
Created by Jonski, last reply by Geektastic on 27-Jun-2017 10:39 (109 replies)
Pages... 6 7 8


WTB iPhone 5c/5s for cheap
Created by Boeingflyer, last reply by hyperman on 27-Jun-2017 20:13 (17 replies)
Pages... 2


The Workday Lunchbox
Created by Coil, last reply by josephhinvest on 28-Jun-2017 14:51 (14 replies)

Fake Philips Xenon and refusal to refund?
Created by binarybrother, last reply by tripper1000 on 28-Jun-2017 13:53 (26 replies)
Pages... 2


Timber Villa House needs a repaint - Pre wash required.
Created by jimbob79, last reply by mattwnz on 27-Jun-2017 20:35 (12 replies)