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Twitter dark in Turkey after PM's threat to 'wipe out' the service

Threat came after allegations of corruption within the leader's inner circle spread across social networks.

By March 20, 2014

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Stephen Hawking: God particle could wipe out the universe

In a preface to a new book, the famed physicist fears the Higgs Boson becoming unstable and causing a "catastrophic vacuum decay." But how likely is that really?

By September 7, 2014

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Mars rover to get a long-distance memory wipe and reformat

NASA aims to correct a series of problems with the Opportunity rover's memory by giving it a reformat from far, far away.

By September 1, 2014

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​Android's phone wiping fails to delete personal data

Prepping an older phone for resale or as a donation? A study shows you'll need more than the default data wipe tools to eliminate personal data and those embarrassing selfies.

By July 8, 2014

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The best way to completely wipe your Android device

The default data wipe tool in Android may not be enough to permanently eliminate personal data on your old device.

By July 8, 2014

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This app wipes out ugly street art

A clever advertising campaign in Romania uses geolocation to get buildings sparkling clean.

By June 13, 2014

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Airbnb wipes 2,000 NY listings before court hearing

As the online vacation rental service prepares to go up against New York’s attorney general, it announces it scrubbed thousands of iffy listings.

By April 21, 2014

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Spring cleaning: Wipe down your headphones

Cleaning your headphones only takes a few minutes of your time, and is possible with household items.

By April 7, 2014

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YouTube to wipe site clean of 'fraudulent' video views

Some people thirsty for mass attention have paid for bogus video views and now the video-sharing site has had enough.

By February 5, 2014

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Apple's plan to wipe out disc drives is nearly complete

With only a single machine that still has a DVD drive, Apple is close to finishing something it began nearly six years ago.

By October 26, 2013