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Short circuit halts Curiosity rover's Mars activities

An electrical hiccup means the Mars rover will be sidelined for a few days as NASA tries to locate the problem.

By March 4, 2015

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Apple temporarily halts Russian online sales over currency issues

The California electronics giant says it has closed its Russian online store while it reviews pricing in the wake of "extreme fluctuations of the ruble."

By December 16, 2014

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Apple halts use of two harmful chemicals in iPhone assembly

​The tech giant bans the use of benzene and n-hexane in the final assembly of its devices and lowers the maximum use in early production phases.

By August 13, 2014

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Amazon halts preorders of some Disney movie discs

Move is reminiscent of contract disputes the Internet retailer has with Warner Home Video and book publisher Hachette.

By August 10, 2014

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Uber, Lyft ordered to halt all operations in Pittsburgh

Two Pennsylvania judges slap the ride-for-hire apps with cease and desist orders just before the 4th of July holiday weekend.

By July 2, 2014

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Kevin Rose halts plans to raze 122-year-old house in Portland

After pleas from neighbors, the Google Ventures partner and his wife accept an offer to sell the house to a longtime resident of the area who plans to preserve it.

By June 24, 2014

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J.J. Abrams (maybe) wants a halt to 'Star Wars' set leaks

In a pleading note, or perhaps a coy marketing device, the director asks that people stop leaking photos, especially of the Millennium Falcon, from the "Star Wars: Episode VII" set.

By June 4, 2014

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Cree recalls tube LEDs, citing safety concerns

The North Carolina-based lighting manufacturer cited a fire risk as the reason behind a recall of about 700,000 LEDs designed to replace fluorescent tube lighting.

By June 4, 2015

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Uh-oh! Bill Nye's solar spacecraft needs a reboot

The experimental LightSail spacecraft has lost communication with Earth due to a software glitch. So far, attempts to initiate a reboot have been unsuccessful.

By May 29, 2015

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Sony reportedly halts OLED TV development to focus on 4K

Reports say that Sony is stopping commercial development of OLED TVs to concentrate on 4K LED panels, as well as dropping 20 percent of its consumer electronics workforce.

By May 12, 2014