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Powdered alcohol approved (hiccup or hooray?)

In a decision that some might deem surprising, the Treasury Department has approved a patent for a product called Palcolhol, a powdered form of vodka and other drinks. And yes, you just add water.

By April 21, 2014

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After upgrade hiccups, Alcatel will skip Firefox OS 1.2

Rapid-release software updates are easier with browsers than operating systems, judging by Alcatel's decision to skip the next Firefox OS release.

By January 31, 2014

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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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Solar airplane soars to start first-ever round-the-world trip

The Solar Impulse 2 takes off from Abu Dhabi on the first leg of an attempted 20,000-mile circumnavigation of the globe -- an unprecedented journey for a sun-powered craft.

By March 9, 2015

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Despite hiccups, early iOS 7 adoption appears brisk

Apple's latest iOS update is on nearly 18 percent of all iOS devices, says a new ad firm -- a tally that may be conservative, and follows download issues for many.

By September 19, 2013

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Apple rings up big holiday sales thanks to larger-screen iPhone 6

The company's revenue surged past Wall Street expectations. Now the countdown begins for the Apple Watch, shipping in April.

By January 27, 2015

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Apple's supersized iPhones seen supersizing its profits

The company is scheduled to report its fiscal first-quarter results on Tuesday, and it's expected to post blow-out iPhone numbers.

By January 26, 2015

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A one-time fix for Google Play Music's device-deauthorization limit

Google inexplicably limits you to four per year. Fortunately, there's a reset switch, and it's in a surprising place.

By January 6, 2015

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Apple's 2015: Building on an already huge 2014

Here are seven things we could see from Apple in the coming year, ranging from services to new, bigger iPads.

By December 23, 2014

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Swig: The new Facebook for drinkers (all drinkers)

The new app insists it's the one and only virtual meeting place for drinkers of all tastes. Think of it as the ultimate virtual bar.

By November 12, 2014