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Google's Emergency Location Service For Android Now Live In The US

1 month ago   |   By Android Headlines

In short: Google has now confirmed the launch of its Emergency Location Service for Android in the US. The ELS is designed to ensure more accurate location information on Android device owners is shared with emergency services as and when needed. As part of the announcement, Google confirmed which companies are helping with the US rollout, as well as detailing what security and privacy- safeguards are in place to protect device owners.
Background: In spite of US support for this service only now going live , the service has been a long time in the making. For example, ELS started its...
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