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Sixth Japanese nuclear reactor loses cooling

UpdatedYet another reactor in Japan's Fukushima nuclear-power complexes has lost its cooling, bringing the total number of problematic reactors in northeastern Japan after Friday afternoon's megaquake to six.
Rik Myslewski, 13 Mar 2011

Facebook moves towards more video-social networking tie-ups

Now that Warner Brothers has made a number of its films available on Facebook, it is just a matter of time before every other film-maker on the planet jumps on the same bandwagon, and Facebook becomes a credible video alternative, certainly to YouTube, definitely to Amazon, but even more scarily, to Netflix.
Wireless Watch, 13 Mar 2011

Operation Twitstorm: Devs as friends or foes

Opiate-of-the-masses Twitter has sparked an uproar by announcing new expectations and rules for third-party application developers.
Richard Chirgwin, 13 Mar 2011

Customers clobber Clearwire as execs jump ship

American “4G*” wireless carrier Clearwire has been hit with a customer class action over speeds that don’t meet its marketing, and over the weekend, found three new empty offices in the “C-suite” with the departure of its CEO Bill Morrow. Chief commercial officer Mike Sievert, and CIO Kevin Hart, also announced their resignations.
Richard Chirgwin, 13 Mar 2011

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