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Cell phone networks unscathed by Hurricane Irene

Cell phone networks performed well through Hurricane and Tropical Storm Irene.

By August 29, 2011

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East Coast battens down as Hurricane Irene hits

New York City's subway system shut down at midday today, as the city prepared for the arrival of Hurricane Irene, which made landfall in North Carolina early this morning and began its expected journey up the East Coast of the United States.

By August 27, 2011

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Hurricane Irene hits the East Coast (roundup)

The vast storm unleashes its winds and rains as it travels along the East Coast of the United States, from North Carolina to Maine.

By August 28, 2011

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Irene downgraded to tropical storm

Hurricane knocks out power to 4 million people and blamed for the deaths of at least 11 people.

By August 28, 2011

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A social-media guide to dealing with Hurricane Irene

With a hurricane bearing down on the Northeast, CNET went to a power user to find out the best social outlets for receiving and broadcasting urgent information.

By August 26, 2011

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Essential tech to pack in your Hurricane Irene Go Bag

Aside from the obvious indispensables like food, water, pets, and pictures, we've rounded up a list of tech items you may want to include in your emergency kit. Read on!

By August 26, 2011

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Hurricane Irene to challenge cell phone networks

People up and down the East Coast may well wonder as the big storm approaches if they should count on their cell phones when they may need them the most.

By August 26, 2011

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Storm tracker: Sites for following hurricanes

Which Web sites are best for tracking and preparing for Irene?

By August 26, 2011

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Beyonc&#233 pregnancy spurs tweets-per-second record

The pop star's big news spawns 8,868 tweets per second at one point over the weekend, easily besting those sent about Hurricane Irene.

By August 30, 2011

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Traffic apps for iOS: Free, real-time road reports

These free apps can help you avoid road closures and delays as crews begin to clean up the mess Hurricane Irene left behind.

By August 29, 2011