Facebook introduces local alerts similar to RCB sms warnings

The world’s largest social network wants to become more useful to us. In the end, we will be able to count on notifications related to our friends’ activities, but also related to threats.

It’s about for messages that will be at a premium for us, i tips beast.e. they can increase our security level. The Government Security Center has been operating in our country for some time. Thanks to it, we can learn, via our smartphones, about upcoming dangerous weather phenomena.

Facebook wants to become such a security center for us as part of the local alerts project. Interestingly, the state services cooperating with the website will be responsible for important notifications. We can expect it to be an extension of RCB alerts. This is a practical option, because many people do not receive alerts on time or that could save their lives.

The internet giant tested this feature in 2018 and performed great, so it was decided to implement it on a massive scale. For now, it will be available only in the United States, but if it succeeds, and all indications are, it will also be extended to other countries of the world. It will most likely appear in Europe at the beginning of 2020.


Updated: August 28, 2019 — 1:31 pm