Tag Archive: AMBER


AMBER Alerts and Android: What you need to know

Emergency alerts on your Android smartphone are a good thing — even if they are a bit annoying sometimes!

Every so often — or frequently, depending on your tolerance level — you get an emergency alert on your phone. That horrible blaring of the emergency tone, the buzzing the vibration motor, and then the grim news. Someone’s missing. Or there’s a severe weather alert headed your way. Suddenly and without warning, your phone’s scaring the hell out  [Read More…]

AMBER Alerts and Android: What you need to know

Emergency alerts on your Android smartphone are a good thing — even if they are a bit annoying sometimes!

Every so often — or frequently, depending on your tolerance level — you get an emergency alert on your phone. That horrible blaring of the emergency tone, the buzzing the vibration motor, and then the grim news. Someone’s missing. Or there’s a severe weather alert headed your way. Suddenly and without warning, your phone’s scaring the hell  [Read More…]

Amber Weather Widget: Just another Weather Widget? (Review)

The Brief Sometimes names can be deceiving. In the case of Amber Weather Widget, this app is so much more than just a widget. It’s a full-fledged attack on all things weather. Yeah, sure, there are a few widgets that come along for the ride. But the real power shows when you click that widget on

Facebook News feed will post AMBER Alerts

Amber Alerts will show up on Facebook News feeds

AMBER alerts is a national alert system, broadcasting missing children information on television, radio, and now on Facebook News feeds. AMBER Alerts that will show up on Facebook are based on local results. So if an abduction of a child happens in your local area, your news feed will include a photograph of the missing child, along  [Read More…]

Facebook adds targeted AMBER Alerts in its News Feed

Facebook will now include targeted AMBER Alerts in its News Feed on both its mobile and desktop versions. The new feature was put in as part of a new partnership with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children to help find missing kids faster.

Red HTC One M8 comes to Verizon, along with amber gold

Verizon is kicking off sales for the HTC One M8 in red and gold this week. Starting June 5, “Amber Gold” and “Glamour Red” join “Metal Gray” and “Glacial Silver” versions of the M8.

Get an Amber Gold HTC One (M8) for $99 today only

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In need of a new smartphone and want to make a bold statement? For one day only, today, you can get the all new HTC One (M8) in Amber Gold for just $ 99.

The deal started at 12:01 a.m. CST today and runs until supplies last, so if you’re interested, you better hop on this deal quickly.

Note that this is $ 99 on-contact  [Read More…]

HTC One M8 in Amber Gold just $99 on-contract from HTC’s store for one day only

If you’re one to stand out from the crowd you may be interested in the Amber Gold HTC One M8, and tomorrow it’s only going to set you back $ 99 on-contract. For 24 hours starting tonight at midnight (CST), the price of the Amber Gold color of the HTC One M8 will drop in half to $ 99 on-contract from AT&T, Sprint and Verizon via HTC’s online store. You’ll of course have to put up  [Read More…]

AMBER Alerts and Android — What you need to know

Emergency alerts on your Android smartphone are a good thing — even if they are a bit annoying

Every so often — or frequently, depending on your tolerance level — you get an AMBER alert on your phone. That horrible blaring of the emergency alert tone, the buzzing of your phone’s vibrating motor, and then the grim news. Someone’s missing. Or there’s a severe weather alert headed your way. Suddenly and without warning, your phone’s scaring the hell out  [Read More…]