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arabic

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Rare iOS bug can cause text messages to crash your iPhone

But the message must contain a specific series of Arabic characters, so you're likely to receive it only as a prank. And there are ways to resolve the problem.

By May 27, 2015

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Wanderers: 3D-printed spacewear for medieval Arab astronauts

A series of 3D-printed garments is inspired by space travel, symbiosis and the medieval astronomers of the Middle East.

By December 11, 2014

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Skype gets tripped up by stray characters

In certain versions of Skype, if you get a message with just one short phrase, you're in for a crash. But a fix seems to be on the way.

By June 3, 2015

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Ex-FIFA official references Onion article in self-defense on Facebook

Technically Incorrect: Jack Warner, one of the current and former FIFA executives indicted on charges of corruption last week, doesn't know from online satire. John Oliver cannot help laugh at him.

By June 1, 2015

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Watch out! Twitter, Snapchat fall victim to quirky iOS bug

With a simple string of offending characters, a prankster can crash your iOS device via Snapchat or Twitter.

By May 29, 2015

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Skype Translator adds Mandarin and Italian to its repertoire

The translation feature for the Internet-calling service now speaks the languages of Beijing and Rome. But the translator is still available only in preview mode.

By April 8, 2015

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Apple releases iOS 8.3 with new features and fixes

Along with the update to Mac OS X Yosemite, Apple released iOS 8.3 adding new characters to the emoji keyboard along with several fixes and performance improvements.

By April 8, 2015

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ISIS spread its reach through Twitter with 46,000 accounts

The Brookings Institute finds that even while the social network deleted thousands of accounts associated with the terrorist group in 2014, new ones kept popping up.

By March 8, 2015

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Firefox OS comes to Africa with Orange's $40 package deal

Mozilla's major new ally will sell its Klif phone and six months' network service in 13 countries in Africa and the Middle East. Orange likes Firefox OS's inexpensive hardware requirements and expects to sell millions.

By March 1, 2015

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Here come the Arabic, Russian, and Chinese Net addresses

The expansion of top-level domains on the Internet will end reliance on the Roman alphabet.

By July 15, 2013