• Wed. Nov 25th, 2020

Prep Your Tech for Power Outages and Other Emergencies – The Wall Street Journal

As an inferno sweeps the West and hurricanes spin over the Atlantic, power outages pose a big risk for those living in affected areas. Recently, in California, the utility PG&E pre-emptively shut off power to prevent the spread of wildfire, leaving hundreds of thousands of customers in the dark.

No matter where you live, it’s good to prepare for a blackout before it’s too late. Hopefully you’ve already got a flashlight, hand-crank radio, first-aid supplies and a store of drinking water and shelf-stable food on-hand. Here’s…