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Lenovo's Superfish security snafu blows up in its face

The preloaded Superfish adware does more than hijack website ads in a browser. It also exposes Lenovo owners to a simple but dangerous hack that could spell disaster.

By February 20, 2015

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Techiest Super Bowl ever: Silicon Valley's stadium girds for the big game

Levi's Stadium is one of the most high-powered venues in sports. On Super Bowl Sunday, we'll see if its network can handle the data-storm caused by throngs of smartphone-wielding fanatics.

By January 31, 2016

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Google pays $1.4 million fine over Italian Street View snafu

The complaint? Google's Street View cars were not recognizable enough to give people the chance to avoid being photographed, says Reuters.

By April 4, 2014

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LG promises firmware update will fix smart TV privacy snafu

LG has said the information collected by its smart TVs was "not personal but viewing information", with a firmware update to come.

By November 21, 2013

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Sprint network snafu causes major flight delays

A Sprint outage in the Pacific Northwest has fouled up Alaska Airlines.

By October 8, 2012

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Apple Maps snafu isn't hurting iPhone 5 sales, say analysts

Concerns over the buggy app aren't affecting demand for the new iPhone, say Apple analysts Shaw Wu and Gene Munster.

By October 3, 2012

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Apple fixes data usage snafu on Verizon iPhone 5

Some Verizon iPhone 5 users were inadvertently being charged for data usage when they were actually on a Wi-Fi network. But Apple has come to the rescue with a software fix.

By October 1, 2012

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Snapchat: OK, OK, we're sorry

The service that lets you briefly share photos and videos finally apologizes for the security snafu that revealed the names and phone numbers of 4.6 million accounts.

By January 9, 2014

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First Android 4.1 update halted due to emergency call snafu

Vodafone Australia delayed the upgrade to Jelly Bean because the operating system wasn't up to Australian regulatory requirements regarding emergency calls.

By July 20, 2012

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Apple working on a fix for App Store snafu

Following reports of application updates crashing, Apple has a team looking into the problem.

By July 5, 2012