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Hackers Use Japanese Tsunami To Scam Facebook Users

[ 0 ] March 15, 2022

We at OSM are constantly bringing you news on the way people choose to use social networking site Facebook, it now appears that a certain number of unsavoury characters are using the Japanese tsunami disaster to scam many Facebook users.

AT&T Offering Free Calls to Japan Following Tsunami Disaster

[ 0 ] March 14, 2022

Since the terrible earthquake and subsequent tsunami in Japan last week, here at OSM we’ve been reporting on various social media and tech news to do with the disaster. It often becomes evident how people come together to help at times of crisis and this time’s it’s giant phone carrier, AT&T who have stepped in [...]

How Facebook Causes Is Helping Japan Following The Tsunami

How Facebook Causes Is Helping Japan Following The Tsunami

[ 0 ] March 14, 2022

When it comes to disasters such as what has happened in Japan the whole world tries to help in different ways. This is still true in the world of social media and social networking. We have recently reported on how Celebrities are Tweeting about the crisis which in turn will raise the awareness even more

Japan Quake & Tsunami News: Facebook Click for Rescue Dogs

Japan Quake & Tsunami News: Facebook Click for Rescue Dogs

[ 0 ] March 13, 2022

The devastating earthquake and consequent tsunami in Japan has caused worldwide concern as sadly, the death toll increasingly rises. We told previously how many celebrities had turned to Twitter to offer condolences and thoughts and now more attention is being focused on how we can help the people of Japan. We have already reported how [...]

Japanese Quake & Tsunami 2011: Celebrities Respond on Twitter

Japanese Quake & Tsunami 2011: Celebrities Respond on Twitter

[ 0 ] March 11, 2022

Today we have seen the tragic events unfolding in Japan as first a massive earthquake hit the region, followed by a deadly tsunami. Earlier today we told how people in the country reached out through Twitter as many phones were down, with Tweets reaching a rate of 1,200 per minute. Celebrities are now also reaching [...]

Twitter Japan Quake Tsunami Hits Record 1,200 Tweet Per Minute

Twitter Japan Quake Tsunami Hits Record 1,200 Tweet Per Minute

[ 1 ] March 11, 2022

Social networking site Twitter as we know acts as a fantastic lifeline between users, be it for sending messages (tweets) between one another or sourcing information. This has been even more apparent in the last few hours when a massive 8.9 magnitude earthquake and tsunami hit the North East coast of Japan.

Tsunami warning faked from hacked Twitter account

Tsunami warning faked from hacked Twitter account

[ 0 ] November 26, 2021

Although Twitter is generally regarded as a wonderful thing this next story is an example of what can happen if it gets into the wrong hands as false information can be quickly spread, such as a false tsunami warning.

Celebrities Tweet Their Respects To Indonesian Tsunami Victims

Celebrities Tweet Their Respects To Indonesian Tsunami Victims

[ 0 ] October 28, 2021

We have all heard of the devastating news this week, of an Indonesian Earthquake and Tsunami that struck on two occasions within 24 hours of each other off Western Indonesian islands. So far the death toll has risen to 343 and some 338 people are still missing. Rescue teams were delayed in their searching due [...]

Vanuatu Earthquake Generates Tsunami: Twitter latest

Vanuatu Earthquake Generates Tsunami: Twitter latest

[ 0 ] August 10, 2021

Yesterday there was a Tsunami alert put in place following the 7.5 magnitude Vanuatu Earthquake. In the video below you can see a news report detailing the quake and the fears that a mini-tsunami could be generated, and while looking at twitter to get the most updated news, a Tsunami did form.