How to follow the events unfolding in Boston

This morning Bostonians woke up to texts from the Boston police department warning them about the situation unfolding in Watertown.

If you have turned on the TV, radio, or checked any website on the Internet you have no doubt seen coverage of the unfolding situation.

This latest crisis has brought to the fore the key role that technology is playing in how the government, media, and police respond to crisis.

Next week we will provide an overview of the technology tools that first responders all over the world are using to respond to crises of all types: meteorological, political, or terrorist.

But today, we stand in solidarity with our fellow Americans and hope that things are resolved without further casualties.

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