|Earthquake or Garbage Truck?|
This site monitors information from USGS every 15 minutes on magnitude 1+ earthquakes occurring in the Pacific Northwest. You can get the information by texting in your zip code.
|News on Haiti|
News about Haiti via Yahoo Pipes. Pulls data from Flickr, Yahoo Search and other APIs.
|Yahoo, GoogleMaps, GoogleBase, Flickr|
The ongoing nuclear crisis in Japan has highlighted our collective reliance on trusted sources. With conflicting reports of radiation levels in affected areas, Portland-based Uncorked Studios has built a way to report and see data in an unbiased format. Inspired by talking heads on news programs who could at best speculate about the nuclear crisis based on the dearth of data, Uncorked decided to create a platform that will aggregate data from individuals, volunteers, and experts and combine those with data feeds from government and non-governmental official sources.
|Twitter, Pachube, GoogleMaps, FacebookSocialPlugins|
|Sinsai Japan Earthquake Resources|
Using Ushahidi crowdsourced crisis response platform and OpenStreetMap, this mashup communicates the location a services and resources useful to those on the scene in Japan.
|Southern California Earthquake Tweets |
Google Maps Mashup which looks at tweets from Southern California (related to earthquake). The tweets are within 750 miles radius from Los Angeles. The map moves on to the next tweet after 5 seconds.