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Magnitude 5.6 Twitterquake hits Bay Area

Disasters averted are social, too.

By Oct. 30, 2007

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It's a 'Star Wars' snack! Admiral Ackbar cupcakes aren't a trap

Food blogger JustJenn creates a new tasty tribute to the "Star Wars" character most known for his anxious warning of impending doom...this time covered in frosting.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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Senate panel approves data-sharing cybersecurity bill

A Senate committee gives the nod to the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act, which would make it easier for companies and the government to share data during cyberattacks.

By Jul. 8, 2014

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Government shutdown can't shake earthquake updates

Those in earthquake country visit USGS.gov to find out the magnitude of the latest temblor. But thanks to Capitol Hill gridlock, the site initially had no data after a 3.0 quake Sunday night.

By Oct. 6, 2013

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Facebook reveals search warrant of hundreds of accounts

Social network was under a gag order until recently to disclose "by far the largest" search warrant request it's ever received.

By Jun. 27, 2014

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See global cyberthreats mapped in real time

Where does your country rank when it comes to malware infection rates? A cool-looking but scary interactive map from Kaspersky Lab has answers.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Long-term study finds video games linked to aggressive behaviour in children

A three-year study has found that long-term participation in violent video games may increase violent thoughts and behaviour in children.

By Mar. 24, 2014

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Snapchat snags $54M in latest funding round

New forms filed with the SEC confirms that the app for disappearing picture and video messages has secured $54.5 million in new funding.

By Dec. 11, 2013

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The Snapdragon 805 handily bests the competition

We got a chance to test out Qualcomm's Snapdragon 805 processor. Here's why it's the fastest CPU/GPU combo yet.

By May. 21, 2014

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Apple security update fixes iOS vulnerability

The tech giant fixes a security problem in iOS that affected encrypted connections.

By Feb. 21, 2014