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Researcher: Apple developer site hack? I meant no harm

A security researcher believes he's the reason Apple shut down its developer center but claims he was simply reporting a bunch of bugs.

By Jul. 22, 2013

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Electronic nose detects harmful airborne substances

Researchers say their device, which includes a computer chip, USB ports, and temperature and humidity sensors, will be the size of a credit card.

By Aug. 21, 2012

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Import bans over patents cause 'substantial harm,' FTC says

Trade agency suggests limiting the use of bans to block imports based on patents that are part of industry standards.

By Jun. 6, 2012

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Instagram follows Tumblr, Pinterest; bans self-harm posts

Like Tumblr and Pinterest before it, the popular online photo-sharing service is banning content that encourages eating disorders, self-mutilation, or suicide.

By Apr. 21, 2012

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Routine mammography's potential harm: Overdiagnosis

Researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health estimate that for every 2,500 women invited to screening, only one life will be saved.

By Apr. 3, 2012

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NASA: Space flight may harm your eyesight

Brain scans of astronauts who were in space for lengthy periods suggest a significant occurrence of a condition that can affect vision.

By Mar. 14, 2012

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LightSquared network still harms GPS, says draft report

Planned wireless network, which has raised concern over problems with personal or military GPS devices, caused "harmful interference" to receivers used in recent government testing, say reports that cite draft results. Company cries foul.

By Dec. 10, 2011

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Manning's attorney says WikiLeaks disclosures weren't harmful

New filing, which says last year's leaks did no "real damage to national security," previews defense strategy in case of alleged Wiki-leaker.

By Nov. 28, 2011

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No lasers were harmed in the scanning of these cats

The Cat Scan requires no explanation--the blurry scans of smooshed feline paws speak for themselves.

By Aug. 5, 2011

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Microsoft declares WebGL 'harmful' to security

Just after a security firm raises new WebGL concerns, Microsoft declares the 3D Web graphics technology unsafe. Universal browser support for WebGL seems very unlikely.

By Jun. 16, 2011