Originally Posted by daphne
It worked for me one day last week when there were a few tornados in my area.
It has never worked during real alert conditions, like when a co-worker and I were on the way to work in mid-town Manhattan. He turned his alerts off because they were so frequent and I saw nothing, and not a single one during the two weeks following Sandy. But my co-worker has a Samsung Galaxy also on Verizon.
I followed this up with VZW and RIM, and thought I was making progress until the RIM tech support rep gave me instructions to download what turned out to be…the same OS release I already have (126.96.36.1990). Located a few more people in the NYC trip-state area with Blackberry devices who also found this app didn’t work for them.