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wake-up call

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Apple's iPhone sales woes, Microsoft's weird wake-up call and giant Lego statues (CNET UK podcast 466 show notes)

An embattled Apple admits that iPhone sales growth has slowed, while Microsoft is content to cook up a horrifying new alarm clock. It's all coming up on the UK's best tech podcast.

By January 29, 2016

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Qualcomm's Jacobs: Samsung snub 'a good wake-up call'

Samsung opted against using Qualcomm's Snapdragon chips in its new flagship phone, but Qualcomm's executive chairman sees a silver lining.

By April 29, 2015

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Wake-up call: Tech glitches bring down NYSE, United Airlines

Computer problems halt trading on NYSE for nearly four hours and ground thousands of United Airlines flights -- reminding us how vulnerable these major systems are to technology troubles.

By July 8, 2015

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Wake-up call: Tech glitches bring down NYSE, United Airlines (video)

Computer problems halt trading on NYSE for nearly four hours and ground thousands of United Airlines flights -- it reminds us how vulnerable these major systems are to technology troubles.

By July 8, 2015

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EU's Neelie Kroes: 'Snowden gave us a wake-up call'

The European Union honcho says that the time has come to "say yes to protection but no to protectionism."

By March 10, 2014

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Wake-up call: Are you making these five ergonomics mistakes?

Find out which mistakes are costing your body the most, and what you can do to fix them.

By August 13, 2013

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Symantec to Congress: Stuxnet is 'wake-up call'

There has never been malware like Stuxnet that targets critical infrastructure and is so sophisticated, Symantec warns Senate committee.

By November 17, 2010

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10 IFTTT recipes every smart home owner should know

Getting connected devices to work together isn't always as easy as it should be. IFTTT can help your smart home function more smoothly by acting as a translator between the many languages of smart home devices.

By February 5, 2016

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From a glass box to the Red Planet: The strange journey of a Martian-in-training

Physicist and comedian Josh Richards is ready and willing to die on Mars. But first he has to survive a see-through, mocked-up habitat in Sydney, Australia.

By February 6, 2016

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Wake-up call on carbon risks

Three financial titans have announced "The Carbon Principles" to provide guidance to energy companies in managing carbon risks.

By February 11, 2008