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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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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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Otellini's legacy at Intel: Plentiful profits, mobile misfires

When Intel's CEO since 2005 retires next year, the company will still face a problem it's barely begun to solve: finding a foothold in the mobile market.

By November 19, 2012

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After quality misfire, Dropcam begins selling new HD camera

The San Francisco startup has been scrambling to catch up with demand following manufacturing snafus at its factory in China.

By April 3, 2012

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Awwwk-ward: Google Chrome pay-for-post promo misfires

An effort to get bloggers to plug Google's browser yields second-rate content and apparently at least one violation of Google's search-engine guidelines.

By January 3, 2012

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'Mythbusters' misfires cannonball into neighborhood

A test involving live cannon fire for the popular TV show "Mythbusters" went awry when a cannonball blasted through a nearby neighborhood. KPIX-TV in San Francisco aired this report.

December 7, 2011

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Bug causes Facebook messages to misfire

Some Facebook users get messages meant for strangers after bug interferes with routine software update on the social networking site.

By February 25, 2010

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Misfired e-mail was never viewed by Gmail user

Rocky Mountain Bank says Google confirmed an e-mail with customer data that was mistakenly sent to a random Gmail address was never opened, has been destroyed.

By September 29, 2009

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Google, bank resolve issue over misfired e-mail

Google and Rocky Mountain Bank ask court to dismiss a case that stemmed from the bank inadvertently e-mailing customer data to a random Gmail address.

By September 28, 2009