Many users of the ShakeAlert app are worried about the app crashing in a moment of need and are wondering why their location has to be on with the app. Since the app hasn’t been put to the test yet, since there hasn’t been a major earthquake. When Mayor Eric Garcetti introduce the app, he acknowledge it wasn’t perfect, and that they were still bugs in the software.

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