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Customs line at SFO as passenger waited for hours because of a computer glitch.

Passengers Sick, Fainting After SFO Computer Glitch Creates Huge Delays

A computer glitch caused major chaos for people arriving in the international terminal at SFO. There were reports some passengers became ill, and passed out from exhaustion.


Commuters wait to board a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train during rush hour. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Computer Glitch Creates BART Delays System-Wide

Bay Area Rapid Transit trains were delayed during and past the morning commute Monday due to a computer glitch, according to the agency.


A sign at a California Department of Motor Vehicles office. (Robyn Beck/Getty Images)

Systems Restored After Statewide DMV Computer Crash

The California Department of Motor Vehicles was one of several state departments whose computer systems went down Tuesday morning limiting the services available to California motorists.



Twitter Service Resumes After Interruption

Twitter users were unable to access the micro-blogging service for about an hour on Thursday.


Facebook Acknowledges Photo Privacy Bug; Issues Immediate Fix

Facebook Acknowledges Photo Privacy Bug; Issues Immediate Fix

Facebook has said that it fixed a bug that had allowed users to access other users’ photos, even if their profile pages were locked down…


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Computer Glitch Leads To $0.39 Gas At North Bay Station

Authorities say they had to block vehicles from entering a gas station near Santa Rosa after a computer problem had gas there on sale for 39 cents a gallon.

CBS San Francisco–02/04/2011

Apple iPhone 4. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

iPhone Alarm Clock Glitch Causes Problems For Users

Many iPhone customers had some explaining to do after they overslept to start the new year, due to a glitch in the gadget’s alarm clock feature.

CBS San Francisco–01/02/2011

A woman shopping online. (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Black Friday Shoppers Lose Deals After Glitch

It used to be Black Friday shoppers had to wait in line for hours to catch the best deals. This year several retailers including Fry’s Electronics posted their Black Friday deals online, but it was not without headaches.

KPIX 5–12/02/2010

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Facebook Back Up After Glitchy Afternoon

A technical glitch blocked or slowed access to Facebook for about four hours Thursday, unplugging many of the social-networking site’s 500 million users from the constant flow of updates from their friends.

CBS San Francisco–09/23/2010