Friday, August 26, 2011
Text Messages Aren't Enough When Natural Disasters Strike | Fast Company
Text Messages Aren't Enough When Natural Disasters Strike | Fast Company: he American Red Cross has released a new survey that claims Americans are increasingly relying on the Internet and social media for disaster information. According to the Red Cross, 18% of Americans regularly rely on Facebook to obtain disaster information. The survey also claims that the Internet is the third most used medium to find out information about disasters--radio and television are more frequently used.