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Twitter hit by overcapacity issues

The company confirms that intermittent issues hampered Web and mobile users globally, between approximately 7:00 a.m. and 9:50 a.m. PT.

By January 31, 2013


Twitter users warned about new phishing attack

Sophos says the new attack features direct messages with link to fake Twitter log-in page. Entering a username and password prompts a fake overcapacity "fail whale."

By October 28, 2009


Semiconductor sales rebound 24 percent in 2010

Demand for chips in smartphones, tablets, notebooks, and other gadgets helped propel revenues for the semiconductor industry to $282 billion last year, according to data from IDC.

By April 20, 2011


Outcry after restaurant Facebook-shames kids for making a mess

A restaurant owner posts a picture of the mess made by toddlers, accompanied by a few sarcastic words. But the kids' moms fight back and the owner now says she's sorry.

By August 7, 2013


LTE subscribers to hit 300 million by 2015

With heavy growth expected to continue, users of the 4G wireless broadband service will reach about 300 million in another five years, says Juniper Research.

By August 24, 2010


Toshiba eyes nuke alliance with Gates start-up

Company is in talks with TerraPower, which is backed by Microsoft's chairman, to jointly develop advanced nuclear reactors.

By March 23, 2010


Apple cuts expected flash memory spending by $200M

We knew Apple was holding back on flash purchases this year amid a slowing economy, but iSuppli has managed to put a number on the shortfall.

By April 7, 2008


Micron enters graphics memory business

The No. 3 maker of DRAM chip is entering the graphics memory business, taking on heavyweights Samsung and Hynix.

By May 14, 2009


Green tech still withering in the 'Valley of Death'

In the wake of Beacon Power's bankruptcy, other clean-tech companies with loan guarantees could be in for trouble, too.

By November 1, 2011


Chip gear industry's funk is a red flag

The downturn in the business of building chip equipment means that chipmakers are pulling back.

By October 24, 2008