[PLUG-TALK] Screen phone "911 unavailable" warnings

Keith Lofstrom keithl at kl-ic.com
Sat Dec 29 00:36:49 PST 2018


On Fri, Dec 28, 2018 at 7:31 PM -0800, "Keith Lofstrom" <keithl at kl-ic.com> wrote:
> My wife has two motoG screen phones, personal and business
> numbers.  Last night near midnight, one turned itself on
> and LOUDLY announced something about "911 service
> unavailable, call this number instead." 

On Sat, Dec 29, 2018 at 05:49:29AM +0000, Russell Johnson wrote:
> https://techcrunch.com/2018/12/28/911-service-outage-centurylink/

Thank you for the link and explanation.  I learned more
myself;  the Century Link failure affected Washington
State, so they also called cell phones with billing 
addresses in Washington County, Oregon.  

Perhaps this will tip Century Link into bankruptcy, and
Personal Telco can buy it for pocket change ... :-)

Keith

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