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Help The Victims of the Japanese Earthquake
As you have probably heard, around 2:46PM in Japan on March 11th an 8.9 Magnitude earthquake struck near the coast of Honshu, Japan, which triggered a widespread Tsunami warning all along the Pacific Ocean Coastline, displacing and killing many people, and flooding the land in Japan with Tsunamis. We at XDA don’t normally get involved in such situations but we feel the need to support the victims of this tragedy in any way possible. Here are few resources you can utilize to learn more:
- Google’s Person Finder Online App
- Pacific Tsunami Warning Center
- Google Crisis Response
- News Results for Japan Earthquake
- USGS Earthquake Results
- Twitter Search for Japan Earthquake
- Japan News App made by XDA Member dy57
- BBC Live Feed Updater
Although we are not affiliated with any charities or relief organizations, we stress the importance of supporting the victims in Japan and helping in any way possible. If you feel inclined to donate to a relief organization in order to help this effort, you can use one of the few below that we have listed or any one of your choice.
If you wish to find the latest on the tragedy and stay in the loop on updates, check out the Google Crisis Response page in the links above.
All the victims will be in our minds and hearts,
The XDA Staff
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