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Google Chrome's shutdown glitch defies an easy fix

There are as many causes as there are potential solutions for the browser's failure to relaunch. It's simpler to click the error message's Restore option than to troubleshoot the glitch.

By February 18, 2014

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Court: Homeland Security must disclose cellular shutdown protocols

The US government's SOP 303 codifies the shutdown and restoration process "for use by commercial and private wireless networks during national crises."

By November 15, 2013

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Shutdown, Obamacare driving holiday shopping online?

A survey suggests that the thought of yet more political crisis is driving more people to go online and spend less this holiday season.

By November 9, 2013

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Speed up the shutdown process in OS X

A quick adjustment of the timeout values for key processes can greatly speed up otherwise laggy shutdowns in OS X.

By October 14, 2013

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'SNL' laughs at the 'Gravity' of the shutdown

In a poignantly amusing skit, all that's left at NASA are the janitors, and they cannot help those lost in space.

By October 13, 2013

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NASA gets Web host offer during shutdown -- from Russian pirates

Currently, the US government's online presence needs help. The world is offering assistance. Russia's Pirate Party is happy to host NASA's Web site, especially as this week is NASA's 55th birthday.

By October 7, 2013

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Government shutdown can't shake earthquake updates

Those in earthquake country visit USGS.gov to find out the magnitude of the latest temblor. But thanks to Capitol Hill gridlock, the site initially had no data after a 3.0 quake Sunday night.

By October 6, 2013

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Papers shed light on shutdown of 'Snowden' e-mail provider

Newly unsealed court papers reveal the circumstances behind the sudden closure of the encrypted e-mail service said to have been used by NSA leaker Edward Snowden.

By October 2, 2013

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Obama's BRAIN project gathers dust in government shutdown

Because of the way funding is allocated, the government shutdown could cause lasting consequences for the BRAIN mapping initiative.

By October 2, 2013

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Correction: Federal shutdown

The final slide has been removed. The USAjobs.gov site is up and has not been affected by the federal shutdown.

By October 2, 2013