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Tech Tip: Turning Off AMBER and Emergency Alerts on iPhone

One potentially lifesaving feature of the iPhone is the built-in ability to receive AMBER child abduction alerts as well as other emergency alerts. This feature isn’t used often, but when it does it will certainly get your attention! Twice now I’ve had sleep interrupted, once when an AMBER alert was released and another time shortly…
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