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riots

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Quiet riot on Spotify as band pays for free tour with silent album

Silence is gold for LA funk band ​Vulfpeck's album Sleepify, which you play as you sleep to fund free shows near you.

By March 28, 2014

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iPhone 5S and 5C official pictures are a riot of colour

Feast your eyes, phone fans, on the first official pictures above of the rainbow-hued iPhone 5S and 5C.

10 Images By September 11, 2013

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Dwarvicise: New 'Hobbit' video diary is a riot

Despite a hectic production schedule for the remaining "The Hobbit" movies, Peter Jackson and crew take time to create a behind-the-scenes video showing sets, pick-up shooting, and dwarves doing jazzercise.

By July 1, 2013

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Russian court: Get 'extremist' Pussy Riot videos off the Web

The punk band's videos are now blocked from access within the country, thanks to the government's Internet law.

By November 29, 2012

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Foxconn riot spurs pledge on overtime pay

The Chinese company says that it will make overtime payments as it promised, and that it doesn't expect the melee to impact iPhone 5 shipments.

By September 26, 2012

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Riots, suicides, and other issues in Foxconn's iPhone factories

What makes life hard at the giant plants that make iPhones and other staples of high-tech life? CNET's Jay Greene traveled to China to find out.

By September 25, 2012

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Foxconn factory resumes production after huge riot

One-day closure after melee involving 2,000 workers won't affect supply to clients, a spokesman for the China-based company tells Reuters.

By September 24, 2012

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Foxconn confirms worker riot at Taiyuan factory

The Apple supplier claims a fight between workers escalated into a riot that required police intervention.

By September 23, 2012

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Girl makes Facebook party invite public, riot police called

A Dutch girl forgets to make a Facebook party invitation private. So 4,000 people turn up, and she has to flee her home.

By September 22, 2012

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Web roots out Vancouver riot's kissing couple

The minute a strange and wonderful image of a couple kissing in the road during the Vancouver riots emerged on the Web, everyone wanted to know who they were. Their identity seems to have emerged first on Facebook.

By June 18, 2011