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Japanese Earthquake Seismogram Sculpture Created by Luke Jerram
I actually kinda like this. Mount this vertically on a pedestal and sell it as home decor.
japan  earthquake  2011  information  data  visualization  art  3D  print  sonagram  seismogram  sculpture  Delicious 
december 2011 by asteroza
pr_060211a.html
AP spanking the japanese media with a huge scoop using the japanese equivalent of the FOIA, They revealed NISA had a single page tsunami preparedness document from TEPCO that was over a decade old, never updated, and never verified. This pretty much shows the major domestic japanese media outlets are in bed with the government and TEPCO.
japan  2011  earthquake  tsunami  TEPCO  nuclear  reactor  safety  preparation  AP  news  scoop  FOIA  Delicious 
june 2011 by asteroza
パソコン一斉に3割節電 MSが自動プログラム配布 :日本経済新聞
Uh, so Microsoft appears to be planning to release a power control app in Japan for Windows to cut power usage by a third. No mention of when this is coming (I assume before the summer blackouts hit...)(rumor is after Golden Week)
japan  earthquake  2011  TEPCO  summer  power  shortage  microsoft  windows  control  savings  software  sysadmin  tips  tricks  Delicious 
april 2011 by asteroza
計画停電情報検索
Using network bandwidth graphing tools to illustrate recent TEPCO power consumption data
japan  earthquake  2011  TEPCO  current  power  consumption  graph  RRD  RRDtool  visualization  chart  Delicious 
april 2011 by asteroza
Namazu Alert - Android Market
Apparently a push notification app for japanese earthquakes, but is reported to interfere with phone sleep because of a persistent data connection, draining your battery (well, unless you recharge your phone at night)
android  app  software  japan  earthquake  push  notification  beta  Delicious 
march 2011 by asteroza
NERV極秘資料 - 電力使用状況
While making an anime in-joke, some dude has whipped up a meter style readout from TEPCO CSV data regarding available and current power (XML updates every 5 minutes apparently)(TEPCO data reports in units of 10000KW due to japanese number conventions, so that screws other mashups numbering conventions)
humor  web  mashup  service  anime  evangelion  operation  yashima  japan  earthquake  2011  TEPCO  realtime  power  energy  information  meter  infographics  visualization  Delicious 
march 2011 by asteroza
Graphing Earthquake and Radiation Data in Japan
I wouldn't call this a real mashup, but someone has gone to the trouble of collating and graphing radiation and earthquake info into an easily understandable format. Why the hell doesn't the government/TEPCO do this, when some citizen can, instead of hiding and obscuring data in number heavy PDF's? Are they being deliberately obtuse to prevent easy information dissemination?
japan  tokyo  earthquake  2011  radiation  map  chart  graph  fukushima  data  mashup  information  Delicious 
march 2011 by asteroza
計画停電GPS
Seems to be a GPS enabled site for access by iPhones, Android, and GPS equipped PC's, to show what rolling blackout area you are in and when the blackout will come.
japan  tokyo  earthquake  2011  rolling  blackout  map  location  LBS  GPS  information  service  iPhone  android  PC  online  Delicious 
march 2011 by asteroza
個人向け緊急地震速報 The Last 10-Second-ウェザーニュース
What appears to be a japanese language earthquake alert app for windows for earthquakes located in japan. You need to enter your location so it can give you a proper countdown timer.
japan  earthquake  alert  software  windows  safety  survival  Delicious 
march 2011 by asteroza
東日本大震災 - 自動車・通行実績情報マップ
Semi-realtime info from cellphone equipped car navigation systems, aggregating data on where vehicles have recently traveled in the quake region, giving an impression of what roads are open.
realtime  car  navi  google  maps  mashup  japan  earthquake  2011  map  service  transportation  Delicious 
march 2011 by asteroza
Quake-Catcher Network
Uses accelerometers in smartphones and latptop harddrives to detect seismic activity over a distributed sensor network. Lower quality sensors, but in theory a far larger number that could potentially survive a first large quake to provide continued monitoring.
QCN  quake  catcher  network  distriubuted  sensor  accelerometer  earthquake  software  alert  science  collaboration  Delicious 
march 2011 by asteroza
Asiajin » Earthquake Warning For Japanese Cellphone Works Well
I wonder with iOS 4 if it's possible to set this up as a country specific app for the iPhone in japan?
iPhone  app  software  japan  EEW  earthquake  early  warning  system  cellphone  mobile  phone  PC  alert  survival  safety  Delicious 
september 2010 by asteroza
利用方法 | 緊急地震速報 フレッツタイプ | インターネット
If your internet service and router/LAN supports multicast (ipv6?), you can get partial early warning of earthquakes in japan with this software.
japan  IPv6  multicast  earthquake  P-wave  S-wave  early  warning  software  windows  XP  safety  Delicious 
august 2009 by asteroza

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