The Emergency Broadcast System was created 50 years ago under the Kennedy Administration as a way for the president to reach the American people in a time of national crisis. But no presidential alert has ever been issued. Not even on 9-11.
Instead, the Emergency Broadcast System – now known as the Emergency Alert System – is primarily used for weather emergencies. Jim Walsh and the “Guru of Geek” Marlo Anderson discuss how the system is working with cell phones.
There are options to lower your monthly cell phone bill. Founder of www.PhoneLily.com, Lily Steiner, will share some of the ways she has discovered to lower that phone bill and even make a few bucks.
Ken Sanders from the Volt Report (www.thevoltreport.com) visits with Tech Geezer on his knack to show up at historic events for photo opportunities. The discussion then leads to the latest in 3D printing of guns.
Original Broadcast Nov 11, 2013 Episode 98