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Gone Focusing: Day 15

Day 15 of 40, fasting from Facebook, for fuck’s fake. (That last f might be an old-English S.)

In which our hero surfs the receding Facebook tide, naked and alone.

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Floodscape

Anticipative interfaces for emergency situations

Contemporary information and wayfinding design often disregard the changing personal circumstances and mental state of the user. This paper explores concepts and methodologies in user interface (UI) and user experiences (UX) design to increase retention and memorisation through a focus on the recipients’ individual context, mental state and abilities. 90 more words

Southern California Tsunami Evacuation Information

Visual Standards for Tsunami Evacuation Information (VSTEI)

VSTEI will act as an open-source tool for community leadership in emergency management to develop and self-sustain tsunami evacuation information. 132 more words

7.1 Great Quake Hits Peru

6.0 AND GREATER EARTHQUAKES ARE REPORTED ON THIS SITE AND ALL EARTHQUAKE STATS PERTAIN TO 6.0 AND GREATER MAGNITUDE QUAKES.

Map: USGS

A great 7.1 magnitude earthquake hit near the coast of central Peru on January 14, 2018, at 0919 UTC, at a depth of 10 km / 6 mi, reported the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center. 335 more words

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Tsunami warning! What do I do now?

Shortly before 10 p.m. EST on Tuesday January 8, one of the strongest earthquakes to hit the Caribbean in recent times struck off the coast of Honduras, setting off tsunami warnings that were canceled about an hour later. 514 more words

Jamaica

Preliminary Tsunami Simulation of the M 7.1 – 40km SSW of Acari, Peru

We have simulated the tsunami generated from the M 7.1 – 40km SSW of Acari, Peru (15.776°S, 74.744°W, depth=36.3 km, M = 7.1 at 09:18:45.070 UTC according to USGS) on January 14, 2018. 68 more words

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