CNET News Daily Podcast: New details about last Netflix outage

A surprising new use for Google Earth, and just how reliable is Netflix?

Netflix now says it has traced the causes of a system outage earlier this month--its longest ever--to a hardware glitch. CNET News reporter Greg Sandoval talks about what that information portends for the soundness of the movie delivery system.

And yet another use for Google Earth--determining which direction cows face!
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Today's stories:

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AT&T expands iPhone international data plans

'Tetris'-like iPhone app to be pulled

Drawings of Android phone revealed

Google launches free ad management tool

Google Earth shows cows point north

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