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Footage emerges of Nepal quake, Everest avalanche

Video of the devastation wrought by a major earthquake on Kathmandu and resulting avalanche at Mount Everest base camp have begun to trickle on to YouTube.

By April 27, 2015

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Nepal quake survivors draw support from Apple, Google, Facebook and others

Some of the biggest technology companies offer ways to help the survivors of Saturday's earthquake.

By April 27, 2015

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Google engineer dies in Everest avalanche after Nepal quake

Dan Fredinburg, an engineer in Google's Project X division, was among more than a dozen climbers killed in avalanche set off by Nepal's massive earthquake.

By April 26, 2015

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Android One set to roll out to Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal

The platform, first launched in India, is heading to other parts of Asia as part of Google's effort to bring affordable smartphones to emerging markets.

By December 22, 2014

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3D-printed cast heals broken bones, doubles as Bluetooth speaker

Meet the BoomCast, a 3D-printed cast with embedded electronics, which gives patients more freedom and allows doctors to monitor a patient's progress anywhere in the world.

By July 31, 2015

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Devastating natural disasters as seen from space (pictures)

From the Nepal earthquake to the domestic devastation in Seaside Heights, N.J., these satellite images show just how vicious Mother Nature can be.

14 Images By August 3, 2015

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Putting dollars to charity a la app, with a social twist

A new wave of apps lets you give to charities and challenge your friends with just a few swipes on your phone -- and it will cost you as little as nothing.

By July 30, 2015

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Facebook Lite expands to India, Philippines

The Lite version of the Facebook app is designed for people with budget Android phones stuck on slower 2G networks found in developing markets.

By June 29, 2015

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Twitter hopes to electrify new users with news-tracker Project Lightning

To grow its audience, the microblogging site plans a revamp that uses large-scale photos and videos to highlight trending events.

By June 18, 2015

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Facebook launches stripped down 'Facebook Lite' for developing countries

The world's largest social network creates an app for lower-performance phones and people without access to speedy cellular signals.

By June 4, 2015