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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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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

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Google halts scanning of Apps for Education accounts

The search giant says it will no longer collect student data to use for advertising purposes.

By April 30, 2014

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Obama said to announce legislation halting NSA’s phone record collecting

Major legislative proposals to the government’s surveillance programs -- specifically those that gather bulk call data on US residents -- are expected to be revealed this week.

By March 24, 2014

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Not so fast: Environmental concerns halt Atari E.T. cartridge dig

Filmmakers planned to excavate millions of the cartridges, buried as part of Atari's 'corporate shame,' but New Mexico regulators say an environmental report is required first.

By March 21, 2014

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Fitbit halts sale of Force fitness band, issues recall due to skin irritation

Owners of Fitbit's newest fitness band that have been experiencing skin issues are eligible for a full refund while a solution to the problem is reportedly in the works.

By February 21, 2014