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The USGS sent SoCal a quake alert on Wednesday for a tremor that actually occurred in 1925

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A powerful and deadly earthquake struck the coastal California city of Santa Barbara back on June 29, 1925. More than a dozen people died and $8 million in damage was reported in the historic quake, which had a magnitude of 6.8 on the Richter Scale.

Flash-forward almost 92 years and a quake with the same magnitude and with the same epicenter was reported by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) on Wednesday.

The USGS sent SoCal a quake alert on Wednesday for a tremor that actually occurred in 1925

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A powerful and deadly earthquake struck the coastal California city of Santa Barbara back on June 29, 1925. More than a dozen people died and $8 million in damage was reported in the historic quake, which had a magnitude of 6.8 on the Richter Scale.

Flash-forward almost 92 years and a quake with the same magnitude and with the same epicenter was reported by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) on Wednesday.

Superfan buys ancient Apple-1 computer for $355,500 because it’s Apple

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Apple fans are used to shelling out a pretty penny for the latest gadget. But last week one well-off Apple obsessive gave up $355,500 for one of the tech powerhouse’s oldest pieces — the Apple 1. The sale went down at Christie’s in New York City.

The computer, which is one of only 66 still in existence, was originally built by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak 1976.

German court lashes out at Google over the ‘right to be forgotten’

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A German court doesn’t believe Google knows what it means to be “forgotten.”

The Higher Regional Court of Munich recently yelled at Google via legal injunction, The Next Web reports, telling the company it’s not doing enough to comply with the European Union’s “right to be forgotten.”

That right — which dates back several years — allows E.U. citizens to request that search engines remove certain links containing personal…

German court lashes out at Google over the ‘right to be forgotten’

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A German court doesn’t believe Google knows what it means to be “forgotten.”

The Higher Regional Court of Munich recently yelled at Google via legal injunction, The Next Web reports, telling the company it’s not doing enough to comply with the European Union’s “right to be forgotten.”

That right — which dates back several years — allows E.U. citizens to request that search engines remove certain links containing personal…

German court lashes out at Google over the ‘right to be forgotten’

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A German court doesn’t believe Google knows what it means to be “forgotten.”

The Higher Regional Court of Munich recently yelled at Google via legal injunction, The Next Web reports, telling the company it’s not doing enough to comply with the European Union’s “right to be forgotten.”

That right — which dates back several years — allows E.U. citizens to request that search engines remove certain links containing personal…

Gene Simmons wants to trademark the devil horns gesture, so good luck with that

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Devil horns, the American Sign Language gesture for “I love you,” or Gene Simmons’ personal creation?

That will be for the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to decide, because the Kiss frontman just filed an application for trademark ownership of his iconic hand gesture.

According to the application Simmons filed Friday, the gesture was first used commercially on Nov. 14, 1974, which was during Kiss’…

Facebook’s personal fundraisers exit beta, now support raising money for sports teams & communities

Facebook’s personal fundraisers exit beta, now support raising money for sports teams & communities

Facebook’s personal fundraisers exit beta, now support raising money for sports teams & communities