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The perfect crime? Man allegedly robbed store on hoverboard

Technically Incorrect: British police release CCTV footage of a man rolling into a store and allegedly stealing a crate of energy drinks.

By 11 December 2015

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FBI admits it uses hacker tools to investigate crimes

It's been keeping software security flaws secret to keep tabs on suspects. That could end up making some members of the public less safe.

By 11 December 2015

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Hormones may be partners in crime for unethical behavior

A new study claims that naughty behavior like fraud, cheating and lying could be predicted and reinforced by a rise in hormones such as testosterone and cortisol.

By 30 July 2015

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Police go on Facebook to charge Nickelback with crimes against music

Police in the Australian state of Queensland decide that the controversially bland band must be stopped.

By 21 May 2015

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Florida police seek to stop Craigslist crimes

The growing number of crimes and attacks related to online classifieds has states like Florida seeking ways to make these transactions safer.

By 21 March 2015

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At Super Bowl 50, fan safety starts with super-snoopy tech

The big game and all its festivities get sweeping protection, from bomb-destroying robots to software that crunches social media looking for threats.

By 3 February 2016

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Dad who confiscated daughter's iPhone acquitted on theft charge

Technically Incorrect: A Texas father appears in court for taking away his 12-year-old's phone. He says he was merely trying to discipline her.

By 2 February 2016

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New Batman Arkham Knight DLC out now on PC, coming to consoles next week

The Crime Fighter Challenge Pack #6 includes new Predator and Combat maps from past games.

By 19 January 2016

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Feds say 'Oops!' in anti-hacking deal

An update to an international accord potentially opens everyone to attacks, something the US government didn't figure out until after it was signed.

By 28 January 2016

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Hoverboards, dinosaurs and Star Wars drones help shovel snow

The East Coast blizzard might be a giant hassle, but that doesn't mean geeks aren't making the most of it. Even dinosaurs had a blast during Snowmaggedon.

By 26 January 2016