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Cell service hit in Boston following bombings

Earlier reports cited security concerns over further bomb detonations as the reason for the service disruption, but the outage now appears due to capacity overload.

By Apr. 15, 2013

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Sunil Tripathi, falsely linked on social media to Boston bombings, found dead

Brown student Sunil Tripathi was the target of inaccurate speculation as the suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings last week.

By Apr. 25, 2013

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Boston bombings: How facial recognition can cut investigation time to seconds

Videos taken at the crime scene could hold important clues. But it's a different kind of fast-forward investigators can now use to review all the footage. CNET's Kara Tsuboi goes face-to-face with facial recognition and surveillance.

By Apr. 18, 2013

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Boston police turn to Twitter for tips after twin bombings

The Boston Police Department uses its official Twitter feed to disseminate information and gather potential evidence.

By Apr. 15, 2013

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New and Noteworthy: London Apple Store closed after bombings

New and Noteworthy: London Apple Store closed after bombings

By Jul. 7, 2005

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Twitter lets you look back at 2013's land of tweets

The company has published a retrospective examining the big Twitter stories from each month, as well as hot topics in news, entertainment, and sports.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Boston Marathoner's head-cam captures blast

Runner Jennifer Treacy was approaching the finish line of the race when the first of two blasts went off in central Boston yesterday.

By Apr. 16, 2013

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Facebook's iOS app gets stickers, Chat Heads

The social network gives iPhone users a way to use certain Home features, Google sidesteps ads in Glass, and CNET looks at how tech was used to communicate after Boston Marathon explosions.

By Apr. 16, 2013

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NATO car device vows to stop suicide bombers

Researchers in Norway design an electromagnetic device that can stop vehicles by making their engines cut out.

By Sep. 16, 2013