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Google donates 17,000 Nexus 7s to Superstorm Sandy victims

The tablets have a retail value of $2.7 million and have been placed in public areas affected by Sandy.

By Oct. 30, 2013

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Superstorm Sandy 'hurricane hackers' gather to help

Geeks around the world are uniting this weekend to help create technology that will aid in storm recovery.

By Nov. 2, 2012

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YouTube looks back at 2012 with eye on Sandy, Syria

Fixing its gaze on the news, the video site says 7,000 hours of news-related videos were uploaded to YouTube each day of the year.

By Dec. 19, 2012

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FCC to hold hearings on post-Sandy wireless performance

The Federal Communications Commission will look at how to make the communications more resilient after disasters like superstorm Sandy.

By Nov. 21, 2012

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Saturn's polar vortex makes this winter look like a trip to Fiji

NASA has released a new image of the superstorm at the top of the ringed planet. Imagine what this thing could do to traffic in Atlanta.

By Feb. 4, 2014

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Y Combinator for the world? How USAID lab plans to fight poverty

The goal of the U.S. Global Development Lab is nothing short of harnessing innovation to eliminate extreme poverty by 2030. Crave's Eric Mack asks USAID about the ambitious plan it likens to DARPA.

By Apr. 3, 2014

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Don't loan your iPhone to people in these states

SquareTrade releases data showing that Washington isn't just the nation's capital, it's also the scariest place in the country to be an iPhone.

By Dec. 16, 2013

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See Hurricane Sandy's impact on the Internet

Watch a video showing how Internet routing servers fell to the immense power of this week's superstorm.

By Nov. 2, 2012

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Google extends helping hand to Philippines typhoon survivors

Creating a Person Finder and Relief Map, the Web giant looks to help people find loved ones, along with food and shelter, in the aftermath of the devastating natural disaster.

By Nov. 11, 2013

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Fab reaches 9 million users, opens up holiday shops

As the shopping site recovers from Hurricane Sandy, it pushes through a bit of holiday news.

By Nov. 1, 2012