Should the US Govt Force all Cellphones to Carry TV tuners?

#Telephone

Fri, Apr 16th, 2010 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

In The Year of Our iPad 2010, everyone has mobile phones, netbooks, laptops, desktop computers, and hybrid devices like PS3s and Xboxes. Given all our gadgets, does this mean that in the event of a tornado or terrorist attack, we've got a better emergency information communications system? A former NBC News vice president says no, but he's got a fix for the problem: put a TV tuner in every cellphone.

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