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iPad explodes in Vodafone store, forces customers to evacuate -- report

An iPad demo model at a Vodafone store in Australia reportedly "burst" into flames, but no one in the store was injured.

By November 8, 2013

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'Sharknado 2' trailer bites off as much as it can chew

Better oil your chain saw. "Sharknado 2" is really happening, and there's nothing we can do to stop the mayhem.

By July 9, 2014

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Sharknado returns! Protect your city with these tips

With these nuggets of advice from Siemens, cities can better prepare themselves to survive a great-white-shark attack from the skies -- or a host of other disasters.

By April 7, 2014

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5 things I've learned about Titanfall (so far)

Xbox One owners are preparing for Titanfall on March 11. Here's what I learned compulsively playing the beta of the console's supposed "killer app" for nearly a week.

By February 19, 2014

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DARPA's hot for futuristic helicopter-like delivery drones

The Pentagon is developing unmanned aircraft for supply runs that can be controlled from a mobile phone or tablet -- think of it as Amazon drones in olive drab.

By February 11, 2014

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Google launches Australian bushfire crisis map

Google has launched an online service that shows the location and severity of the bushfires currently raging across Australia.

By October 21, 2013

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Meta's Space Glasses apps: No code, but ideas

The startup still hasn't shipped its prototype augmented reality glasses and software development kit, but it's launched an app store to solicit app concepts.

By September 9, 2013

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FAA said to be near approving Boeing's Dreamliner battery fix

The FAA is rumored to be near announcing that the grounded jets are now good to fly after redesigned fireproof batteries have safely been installed on the planes.

By April 18, 2013

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Boeing flight-tests redesigned battery for 787 Dreamliner

Two-hour test is the first step in returning the aircraft to service after battery fire and heat issues forced the FAA to ground the fleet.

By March 25, 2013

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Boeing: Here's our plan to nix 787 battery fire risk

The Dreamliner maker plans to wrap the lithium-ion batteries in an electrical insulator to prevent heat exchange and cut holes in the battery enclosure to allow moisture to drain.

By March 14, 2013