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Tsunami

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NASA's Voyager I hit by third solar 'tsunami'

After traveling for 37 years, Voyager I is recording pulses from the sun that confirm it has entered a different region near the edge of the solar system called interstellar space.

By July 8, 2014

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'Tsunami' Trojan malware bot ported to OS X

A variant of the "Tsunami" IRC-based distributed denial-of-service bot that has been developed for Linux over the past 10 years has been found for OS X systems.

By October 28, 2011

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Tsunami warning knocks out Zoho phone support

An earthquake monitoring system triggered tsunami warnings for Indian Ocean countries, causing at least one company to evacuate offices as a precaution.

By April 11, 2012

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KFC Facebook message: There might be tsunami, but order chicken

Kentucky Fried Chicken apologizes after sending a Facebook message to Thais telling them to follow the earthquake news and "order their favorite KFC menu."

By April 12, 2012

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U.N. exec: Cyberwar could be 'worse than tsunami'

Proposal for a global "cyberpeace" treaty has met "a lot of resistance" from industrialized nations, says head of U.N.'s International Telecommunication Union.

By September 3, 2010

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Was brief Google Docs outage a tremor or a tsunami?

The world of work is moving to the cloud. But the local computing model still has a lot to offer.

By September 7, 2011

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Tsunami broke off Manhattan-size bits of Antarctica

The Sulzberger Ice Shelf calved icebergs the size of Manhattan after it was hit by the March 11 tsunami that devastated Japan, 8,000 miles away.

By August 9, 2011

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Robot seal Paro comforts Japan tsunami victims

Japan's famous robot seal Paro has been used in nursing homes in several countries. Now it's helping victims of the March 3 earthquake and tsunamis.

By July 20, 2011

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ROVs fail to find Japanese missing in tsunami

The probes transmitted eerie images of sunken cars, debris, and personal effects, but the Pacific did not give up any missing victims from last month's disaster.

By April 24, 2011

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DTV transition: Avoiding an e-waste 'tsunami'

Greenpeace and others warn of a surge in electronic waste as the U.S. shifts to digital television. Here's how to recycle or reuse your old analog TV properly.

By June 9, 2009