Google Android phone earthquake visualization
sean at donelan.com
Sat Sep 19 20:36:17 UTC 2020
The VP Engineering for Android posted a visualization of the 4.5 earthquake in
Southern California from data collected by Android phones.
USGS ShakeAlert is transmitted via WEA to Android, iPhone and other cellular
devices; and shared directly with some public-private partners. Most
smart devices (Android, iPhone) collect diagnostic logs and report back to
their developers, but generally emergency responders never see data from
Developers don't include emergency alerts in other "smart" devices like
SmartTVs, SmartSpeakers, etc.
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