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The explosion happened in a three-engine Falcon-9 rocket, or F9R test module, a reusable rocket that the company calls its successor to the retired Grasshopper .
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But one tech company did surprisingly well - even better than the king of corporate culture, Google.
5 hrs ago | Austrian Times
A sick brute who raped and then blinded a pet dog in Tizimin, a city in the Mexican state of Yucatan, is being hunted by police.
8 hrs ago | SFGate
We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.
12 hrs ago | The Tribune
The Moroccan-themed Sahara casino that once hosted Frank Sinatra , Dean Martin and the Beatles seemed a lost cause in 2011, when its owners declared the 59-year-old property unprofitable and shut it down with little more than a vague promise to return.
14 hrs ago | TMCnet
As described by Twitter in a blog posting, "Spam on Twitter is different from traditional spam, primarily because of two aspects of our platform: Twitter exposes developer APIs to make it easy to interact with the platform and real-time content is fundamental to our user's experience."
Facebook and Twitter are two of the largest social networking sites in the world with both sites ranking in the top 11 most visited sites in the world.
Might seem that way, suggested Greenwald. Starting this week, Hannity has posted two tweets that promote Stop Hamas Now , a political organization that has been promoting a petition that demands unqualified support of Israel from U.S. leaders.
After news -- and footage -- of journalist James Foley's death began circulating on social media networks, tech firms immediately had to grapple with the question of how to handle the graphic images.
Scientist Richard Dawkins has apologised for the "feeding frenzy" which was triggered by his tweet claiming it would be "immoral" to carry on with a pregnancy if the mother knew the foetus had Down's Syndrome.
Greggs' spot of quick fire brandter around its offensive Google algorithm mishap may have amused the internet for several minutes on Tuesday, but it left some of us grumpily reflecting on our own experiences with online customer service.
John and Diane Foley talk to reporters after speaking with U.S. President Barack Obama Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 outside their home in Rochester, N.H. Their son, James Foley was abducted in November 2012 while covering the Syrian conflict.
Twitter posts related to the shooting last week of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, started appearing a full two days before cable news channels like MSNBC, CNN and Fox News put the story in prime time, according to a report published Wednesday by the Pew Research Center.
Dominating the cover of its print edition Wednesday, accompanied by the headline SAVAGES, was a truly disturbing picture of freelance photojournalist James Wright Foley just before his beheading, with his executioner's knife at his throat.
Minister of Foreign Affairs John Baird takes part in an event at the National War Museum in Ottawa on May 12, 2014.
The extremists of the Islamic State group have turned their social media into a theater of horror, broadcasting a stomach-turning stream of battles, bombings and beheadings to a global audience.
David Beckham did it topless. Lady Gaga performed it in her signature quirky style.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 07:23 pm
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