Facebook Feature Will Prove You're Alive When The Next Disaster Strikes
Mar 02, 2012 12:17
What happens when a natural disaster happens and you're not sure if your loved ones are ok. Facebook is going to launch a new feature, which is currently in trial for Japan only to help you check if they are alright.
If you ever find yourself in an area hit by a natural disaster, you'll have the option to flag yourself as safe with all the ease of clicking "Like". Facebook will become a go-to source for peace of mind. It's the kind of tool you hope you'll never have to use, but good to have if you do.
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Whatever line of business you are in, there is always a chance that things can go wrong. Whether it’s a natural disaster or a customer service mixup, without the right preparation and protection in place, it could be disastrous. Of course, where there are problems, there will also be technology built to try and solve them. Read more