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Google turning smartphones into earthquake detectors

SAN FRANCISCO, United States (AFP) Google added an earthquake alert system in California on Tuesday, saying it is working on letting Android-powered smartphones double as tremor detectors. Android phones will receive warnings triggered by a ShakeAlert earthquake early-warning system implemented on the West Coast by the US Geological Survey and partners. ShakeAlert uses signals from hundreds of seismometers across the state to trigger warning messages that an earthquake has begun and shaking is imminent, [ ]


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