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Drones disrupt efforts to fight California wildfire

As a wildfire rages, some people send up drones, presumably to shoot video. However, this means helicopters carrying water cannot fly.

By July 19, 2015

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Human gene editing is about to happen, but don't freak out just yet

Commentary: A British research team has gotten the go-ahead to edit the DNA of a human embryo using breakthrough tech that could cure cancer -- or bring on a comic-book-style mutant apocalypse.

By February 5, 2016

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US disrupts $100M GameOver Zeus malware cybercrime ring

Suspected Russian hacker is accused of creating botnet that infected as many as 1 million computers worldwide in order to steal more than $100 million.

By June 2, 2014

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T-Mobile CEO hints at family plan disruption in 2014

T-Mobile USA may soon offer family plan consumers an incentive to ditch their current providers for T-Mobile as part of its "UnCarrier 4.0" strategy, according to a tweet from CEO John Legere.

By January 2, 2014

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Uber's legal struggles hamstring expansion in Asia

As the US company aims to disrupt taxi markets across the globe, regulators in several countries in Asia are making it difficult for it to gain a foothold.

By January 28, 2015

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Xbox.com, other Microsoft sites hit by service disruption

Error message indicates that the Azure-hosted sites are experiencing a DNS disruption.

By November 21, 2013

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'Carry' a stranger's package for $500? What could go wrong?

Startup Carry aims to be the Airbnb that will disrupt FedEx, UPS and the like. It will pay individuals to deliver packages to and from strangers. How safe can it be?

By December 10, 2014

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Netflix appears to be having a possible service disruption

Many users report being unable to access the video streaming site in a sporadic outage that seems to have been happening off-and-on for the last hour.

By October 24, 2013

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Gmail, Google Docs hit by service disruption

Google's Apps Status Dashboard indicates some type of issue with Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Presentations.

By September 23, 2013

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Titstare app appears at TechCrunch Disrupt hackathon

TechCrunch's Disrupt conference hosted a presentation that proves objectification is alive and well in tech.

By September 8, 2013