TechCrunch: Senate wants emergency alerts to go out through Netflix, Spotify, etc.

TechCrunch: Senate wants emergency alerts to go out through Netflix, Spotify, etc.. “An emergency alert goes out, trying to let you know about incoming bad news — a missile, a tsunami or something else terrifying. Your phone starts shouting… but it’s downstairs. A warning ticker pops on TVs, if you’re watching cable… but you’ve got your eyes glued to Netflix, or Hulu, or some other online streaming service. Should these services, with their ever-increasing ownership of our screen time, be prepped to broadcast these warnings?”

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