Poweroutage

07.31.12
Power goes out in India, affecting 600 million
07.31.12

Power goes out in India, affecting 600 million

A power outage struck India's northern and eastern electrical grids earlier today, hitting around...

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03.14.12
Hand-cranked vending machine offers products sans power, refreshments during emergencies (video)
03.14.12

Hand-cranked vending machine offers products sans power, refreshments during emergencies (video)

Ever needed to grab a bottle of water only to find the vending machine you've spotted is without p...

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08.08.11
Sony intros 200-pound battery to power businesses, government agencies during a blackout
08.08.11

Sony intros 200-pound battery to power businesses, government agencies during a blackout

In the five months since a tsunami and 9.0 magnitude earthquake hit Japan, we've seen various techno...

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12.09.10
Split second power outage may lead to drop in Toshiba chip shipments
12.09.10

Split second power outage may lead to drop in Toshiba chip shipments

It's more than a little crazy to think about, but a 0.07-second power disruption in Japan yesterday...

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08.06.07
Samsung to receive insurance payout for power outage damage
08.06.07

Samsung to receive insurance payout for power outage damage

Merely hours after a substantial blackout halted six chip production lines in a complex operated by...

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08.04.07
Samsung resumes chip production, minifies losses
08.04.07

Samsung resumes chip production, minifies losses

Merely hours after Samsung was staring at "at least" $54 million in losses from an unexpected power...

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08.03.07
Power outage halts Samsung's flash memory production, shortages expected
08.03.07

Power outage halts Samsung's flash memory production, shortages expected

Samsung, the worldwide leader in flash memory production, has been forced to "shut down six of its c...

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07.31.07
Cellphone lights enable operation to proceed in blackout
07.31.07

Cellphone lights enable operation to proceed in blackout

Hearing that a cellphone saved someone's life isn't exactly surprising these days, but it was the m...

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07.31.07
Cellphone lights enable operation to proceed in blackout
07.31.07

Cellphone lights enable operation to proceed in blackout

Hearing that a cellphone saved someone's life isn't exactly surprising these days, but it was the m...

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