Hurricane Irma: Facebook activates Safety Check service in Florida

With Hurricane Irma making landfall in the Florida Keys Sunday, Facebook has activated its Safety Check service that lets users notify friends and family that they are safe.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/10/hurricane-irma-facebook-activates-safety-check-service-in-florida.html

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Get ready for Hurricane Irma: 10 essentials for sheltering at home

Turn your home into a hurricane defiant fortress … if you are not planning to evacuate from the path of a hurricane, then sheltering in place still means you absolutely need to gear up and get ready.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/08/get-ready-for-hurricane-irma-10-essentials-for-sheltering-at-home.html

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Hurricane essentials: 12 must-have items to help you survive the storm

Are you ready for a hurricane to strike? What if you need to suddenly leave your home for a few days? Is your “go bag” prepared with the right essential items in case you need to evacuate to safety?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/07/hurricane-essentials-12-must-have-items-to-help-survive-storm.html

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Facebook is matching donations to Hurricane Harvey recovery

Donating to Hurricane Harvey recovery is now as simple as a few clicks inside Facebook — and your dollar goes twice as far now that the social media company has pledged to match the donations, up to $1 million.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/30/facebook-is-matching-donations-to-hurricane-harvey-recovery.html

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I Can't Hear You, the Washing Machine Is Too Loud


Why do my GE washer and dryer sound as loud as a hurricane? As I sit here at the beach, on the balcony, on a beautiful, sunny, warm and peaceful morning watching the sun rise over the sparkling Atlantic Ocean, something is terribly wrong. What? I can’t hear you. Could you speak louder? Sorry, the new washer and dryer we recently bought are roaring so loud I can’t hear myself think. We’ve had this place at the beach for a while, and it is a perfect place to unwind — that is, unless we have some laundry to do.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82424.html?rss=1

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Google preps for hurricane season, offers enhanced storm tracking to users

With hurricane season starting, tech giant Google has enhanced its weather forecasts and Public Alerts in Google Search, enabling users to better track storms.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/08/27/google-preps-for-hurricane-season-offers-enhanced-storm-tracking-to-users/

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E3 roundup: All the best from gaming’s big event

E3 is always a hurricane of announcements. With so much gaming-related news swirling around the Internet, it can be hard to tune into the most important stuff. With that in mind, here’s our pick of the seven most exciting things to come out of show so far.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/06/10/e3-roundup-all-best-from-gamings-big-event/

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