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Twitter turns to outsiders to combat abusive tweeting

The company will work with 40 organizations to figure out ways to combat the harassment that plagues the Twittersphere.

By February 9, 2016

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Neil deGrasse Tyson goes all out against flat-earther B.o.B

Technically Incorrect: The rapper insists the world is flat. The astrophysicist accuses him of being an anti-intellectual...on Comedy Central of course.

By January 29, 2016

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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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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 July 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 August 21, 2012

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WikiLeaks pans 'The Fifth Estate' film while leaking script

Based on a leaked script, the whistle-blowing site calls the film about Julian Assange "irresponsible, counterproductive, and harmful."

By September 19, 2013

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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 June 6, 2012

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RideNerd determines greenest car

Tesla Model S or Audi A7? Toyota Prius or Nissan Leaf? New Web site RideNerd lets you compare cars to find out which are the least harmful to the environment.

By September 17, 2013

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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 April 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 April 3, 2012