When the Government Seems to Take Over Your Phone

Over at Re/code, popular tech columnist Walt Mossberg responds to a reader question on how to disable Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA), the federal government’s alert system, which sends Amber Alerts and weather warnings to your phone even when it’s on silent mode.

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