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Sir Alex Ferguson retires, sparking 1m tweets in an hour

Sir Alex Ferguson, boss of Manchester United for 26 years, has retired, sparking a frenzy of reaction from all across the globe.

By May. 8, 2013

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Huawei Blaze cheap Android phone sparking up in September

The Huawei Blaze will be the first Huawei-branded phone to hit the UK, with the Korean company following in the footsteps of HTC and ZTE.

By Aug. 15, 2011

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More on sparking PowerBook adapters: using a grounded extension

More on sparking PowerBook adapters: using a grounded extension

By Jun. 10, 2003

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Japan investigates iPod Nano sparking

The Trade and Economy Ministry reportedly suspects a battery defect.

By Mar. 12, 2008

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Of sparking iPods and brain-dead record label moments

Blender.com has three tech gaffes on its list of 20 not-so-bright achievements in record industry lore. And an iPod seems to have thrown sparks in Japan. Should we worry?

By Mar. 12, 2008

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Letterman staffer tapes sparking PowerBook adapter

A writer for Late Show with David Letterman becomes a video star himself after taping his smoking PowerBook A/C adapter.

By Jul. 17, 2007

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The Web out-Picassos itself: Welcome, sticky tape selfies

In the latest and perhaps most tastelessly sweet Internet meme, people are wrapping their faces in sticky tape and snapping the results. Perfect for your 3-year-old this weekend.

By Mar. 21, 2014

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Man who posts online vid of kitten abuse gets year in prison

A French man is sentenced to prison for animal cruelty within days after posting a Facebook video of himself throwing a cat against a wall.

By Feb. 3, 2014

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Manchester United joins Twitter as @ManUtd

The Premier League champsions' account promises behind-the-scenes news and photos, and has racked up over 100,000 followers in a few hours.

By Jul. 10, 2013

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DoCoMo ignites free iPhone 5S handset free-for-all in Japan

Japan carriers are offering some iPhone 5S handsets for free with a two-year contract.

By Sep. 13, 2013