Facebook launched a dedicated tab for Safety Check
The Verge ------- Facebook has made a permanent page for Safety Check, its feature for letting others know that you’re safe during an emergency. The results are pretty eerie. A promotional photo shows the Safety Check page displaying what’s essentially a news feed of catastrophes — including a collapse, a fire, and a typhoon — and people marking themselves safe. You can even explore disasters “around the world.” It’s a little unsettling, but Facebook seems to have built it out in recognition of the terrorist attacks and extreme weather events that happen on an unfortunately regular basis. To learn more click on the picture below to read the article.