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Emergency Preparedness in an Age of Technology

This past Friday night, it started snowing here – the first snow of the season, in fact. It kept snowing through early Sunday, depositing around a foot in total.

Saturday morning, we lost power, which wasn’t restored until late that night.

We were pretty much unaffected by the power outage, truth be told. Not because we’re any sort of neo-Luddites, or Amish, but because we had some basic emergency preparations in place. Here’s a basic recount of what we did, what worked, and what didn’t.
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Published in: Geekiness, General | on November 15th, 2010 | 2 Comments »