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Flickr misfires with automated photo tags

The image-recognition machinery behind the Yahoo site stumbles as it tries to interpret photos of black people and concentration camps.

By May 20, 2015

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Misfire! Apple yanks botched iOS 8.0.1 update

UPDATED: Apple has issued a "workaround" for its most recent update to iOS 8 which aimed to fix issues like "unexpected cellular data usage" when receiving text messages.

By September 24, 2014

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Facebook's Sandberg: We 'really regret' our secret-test misfire

The social network's second-ranking exec issues a fresh mea culpa after the disclosure of secret psychological testing Facebook carried out on nearly 700,000 users in 2012.

By July 2, 2014

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The lost year of Beats Music and how that may not matter for Apple

Apple plans to relaunch Beats Music on Monday after putting the streaming service in a holding pattern for a year. Here's how it can make up for lost time.

By June 5, 2015

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Microsoft's Cortana crosses over to iOS and Android

Due out this year for Android and iOS, the voice assistant will bring some competition to Apple's Siri and the Google Now app.

By May 26, 2015

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New Bond film is called 'Spectre', will star Christoph Waltz

It will be the 24th movie in the long-running spy franchise, and will also feature "Guardians of the Galaxy" star Dave Bautista and the Aston Martin DB10.

By December 4, 2014

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More PC woes: AMD tanks, Windows 8 misfires in Europe

More bad news for the PC and Windows 8. AMD stock gets clocked, and PCs sink in Europe.

By May 16, 2013

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Yokohama misfires tweet about North Korea missile launch

With a tweet composed and ready in case of a strike, the city mistakenly sent it out to nearly 42,000 followers.

By April 10, 2013

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Apple mops up iOS mess with new update

It's iOS 8.0.2 to the rescue, Apple hopes, after a software upgrade the day before had a rough landing on thousands of iPhones.

By September 25, 2014

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Apple: Only 9 customers have complained about 'Bendgate'

The company also says the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus underwent rigorous testing to make sure they're up to its high standards and can withstand stress.

By September 25, 2014