Disaster


Samsung Suffers ongoing Losses in Seoul Stock Exchange Caused by Note7 Disaster

Samsung Suffers ongoing Losses in Seoul Stock Exchange Caused by Note7 Disaster

 South Korean tech giant Samsung on Wednesday continued to suffer losses in the Seoul Stock Exchange, with stocks down ne...

Oct 12 2016, 12:31am CDT

Animals are Abundant at Chernobyl 30 Years After Nuclear Disaster

Animals are Abundant at Chernobyl 30 Years After Nuclear Disaster

There is plenty of wildlife extant in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone a generation or so after the nuclear mishap....

Apr 19 2016, 4:59am CDT

ESA Starts Laser Satellite Communication for Disaster Relief

ESA Starts Laser Satellite Communication for Disaster Relief

The European space program is to employ a laser network for its future endeavors. The recent launch of Eutelsat was a part of t...

Feb 1 2016, 5:39am CST

Challenger Disaster Struck 30 Years Ago Today

Challenger Disaster Struck 30 Years Ago Today

The challenger disaster is being remembered in the most tragic of terms exactly 30 years after its occurrence....

Jan 28 2016, 7:31am CST

Radiation from Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Spreads off US Coast

Radiation from Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Spreads off US Coast

Higher levels of radioactive contamination have been detected within several hundred miles off the coast of Oregon, Washington...

Dec 5 2015, 1:54am CST

Africa is at High Risk of Environmental Disaster due to Rapidly Developing Corridors

Africa is at High Risk of Environmental Disaster due to Rapidly Developing Corridors

Some of the economic corridors or rapidly developing regions in Africa are at high risk for environmental degradation....

Nov 27 2015, 9:03am CST

Wildlife Thrives After Chernobyl Disaster

Wildlife Thrives After Chernobyl Disaster

Researchers surprisingly observed abundance of animal population in Chernobyl after nuclear meltdown force humans to leave the...

Oct 7 2015, 8:46am CDT

Death Toll rises to 70 in Austria Refugee Lorry Disaster

Death Toll rises to 70 in Austria Refugee Lorry Disaster

Breaking News: Austrian media report that 70 refugees died in a lorry....

Aug 28 2015, 2:07am CDT

Smartphone Backup Battery Could Help Avoid Disaster

Smartphone Backup Battery Could Help Avoid Disaster

I do a lot of bicycle riding and love to use GPS apps to map and track my ride. Trouble is, GPS uses a lot of battery power and...

Apr 7 2014, 8:52am CDT

Could Your Facebook Ad Campaign Become A Disaster?

For businesses seeking exposure, paying for Facebook ads has become a popular option. The site has 1.2 billion users, after all...

Feb 27 2014, 10:21am CST

'Thief' Reboot Is A Calamitous Disaster Of Epic Proportions

'Thief' Reboot Is A Calamitous Disaster Of Epic Proportions

There were warning signs early on with Thief, the modern reboot of the classic stealth series. But nothing prepared me for...

Feb 26 2014, 1:46pm CST

Secure Your POS and Avoid a Target-Style Disaster

Secure Your POS and Avoid a Target-Style Disaster

An estimated 70 million consumers were affected by a data breach impacting Target’s POS systems over the holidays. For Target,...

Feb 4 2014, 1:02am CST

EA Sued Over Battlefield 4 Disaster, Chinese State Media Piles On

EA Sued Over Battlefield 4 Disaster, Chinese State Media Piles On

Electronic Arts keeps releasing patches to try to fix the litany of problems with signature video game release Battlefield 4, b...

Dec 20 2013, 11:46am CST

Rob Moore, CEO of ioSafe, on Amazon's Data Disaster and More

Robb Moore, CEO of ioSafe, on Amazon's Data Disaster and More

You have to love any CEO that trusts journalists with shotguns....

May 5 2011, 1:41pm CDT

TI Says Japanese Factories on Track for Recovery after Disaster

TI Says Japanese Factories on Track for Recovery after Disaster

TI's Japanese facilities recovering on schedule...

Mar 30 2011, 12:05pm CDT

Was The Sidekick Data Disaster Due To Sabotage?

Was The Sidekick Data Disaster Due To Sabotage?

The tale of the Sidekick data loss is one fraught with woe, both for T-Mobile and Sidekick users themselves. Initially, knee-je...

Oct 13 2009, 11:42am CDT

T-Mobile Sidekick Data Loss Disaster Hits

T-Mobile Sidekick users are in great danger (pun intended) of losing all the personal data on their Sidekick phones if they hav...

Oct 12 2009, 1:30am CDT

Microsoft Vine: Disaster Communications.

Microsoft Vine: Disaster Communications.

Microsoft appealed to the healthy sense of paranoia that dwells within us all when they released news about the upcoming Micros...

Apr 28 2009, 3:50pm CDT

Upgrading Windows XP to Windows 7 spells Disaster

Microsoft said recently that the way to upgrade an Windows XP system is to first upgrade it to Vista SP1 and then install Windo...

Feb 25 2009, 12:43pm CST

Kingston Introduces DataTraveler 400 Pocket Disaster Recovery Kit

Kingston Introduces DataTraveler 400 Pocket Disaster Recovery Kit

Kingston announced a new product called the DataTraveler 400 Pocket Disaster Recovery kit. The kit consists of a Kingston flash...

Aug 8 2008, 11:47am CDT

ioSafe 3.5-inch Hard Drive with Disaster Protection

ioSafe 3.5-inch Hard Drive with Disaster Protection

ioSafe announced a new product called the ioSafe 3.5 series. The series are the first internal 2.5-inch hard drives that featur...

Jun 9 2008, 2:00pm CDT

AOL Search Log Disaster still Hot Topic

AOL is not getting off easy from their mishap of releasing search log data of 658,000 AOL subscribers. The press has a field da...

Aug 12 2006, 8:15am CDT

Snapple's World Record Ice Popsicle Disaster in NY

Snapple's World Record Ice Popsicle Disaster in NY

Looks like Snapple did not use enough USB fans to keep their 35,000 pound strawberry kiwi ice popsicle frozen. Snapple was at...

Jun 23 2005, 6:30am EST