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Giant rooftop pendulums to cut quake shaking in Tokyo

The Big One is due in Tokyo, but 300-ton pendulums on rooftops of tall buildings could cut shaking by 60 percent.

By Jul. 31, 2013

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Auto industry quake update

Automotive news reports on how the Japan quake and tsunami are affecting the automotive industry.

By Apr. 4, 2011

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Quake and tsunami strike Japan

Apple could sell up to 600,000 iPad 2s this weekend, Amazon.com ends its affiliates program in Illinois, and social networking is being used to spread news of the tsunami in Japan.

By Mar. 11, 2011

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Quake and tsunami strike Japan

Apple could sell up to 600,000 iPad 2s this weekend, Amazon ends its affiliates program in Illinois, and social networking is being used to spread news of the tsunami in Japan.

By Mar. 11, 2011

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Quake hobbles Japan's auto output

Automotive News reports on the effects of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami on automotive exports.

By Mar. 14, 2011

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Online resources for Japan quake info

An 8.9-magnitude earthquake and a tsunami have crippled Japan. Here are places to turn to online for information and aid.

By Mar. 11, 2011

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Ep. 1537: BOL, Quake Out Loud Edition

On today's show, an earthquake appears to be headed right for us, and all we can talk about is HP and WebOS some more! Plus, Lenovo's baffling decision to drop the ThinkPad Tablet into the marketplace at $500, when fire-sale frenzy is at its peak. Um. Oops. And would Apple risk fragmenting the iPhone in order to get into emerging markets? We'll see. Oh, and quick hicks!

By Aug. 23, 2011

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Sony hit by loss from quake, lowers forecast

The electronics giant reports a quarterly net loss due largely to the Japanese quake and tsunami but also due to a decline in TV sales, prompting it to lower its full-year forecast.

By Jul. 28, 2011

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Seismologists face manslaughter charges for not predicting quake

Seven scientists face prosecution in Italy for allegedly failing to anticipate the 2009 earthquake in L'Aquila in which more than 300 died.

By May. 27, 2011

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Canon looks to recover quickly from quake

Canon revises its expectations for recovering from the deadly earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan in March.

By May. 23, 2011