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Hillary Clinton loathes iPhone autocorrect, likes Snapchat

Technically Incorrect: Appearing with Jimmy Fallon, the leading Democratic candidate reveals her tech proclivities.

By January 15, 2016

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Apple's peculiar Kardashian autocorrect insult

Type a certain derogatory word into iOS 9.2 that rhymes with "harda**" and you get the autocorrect "Kardashian." What can this mean?

By December 15, 2015

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Autocorrect gets woman a blind girl on birthday cake

Technically Incorrect: She wanted a blond girl on top of her daughter's cake. Marie Seggie sent a text to say so. Sometimes, though, autocorrect thinks it knows better.

By August 18, 2015

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How do the candidates stack up on social media?

Trump is tops on Twitter, but Bernie dominates on Reddit. Here's how all the candidates stack up.

By February 8, 2016

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The Simpsons' 'Eat Up Martha' was the first autocorrect fail

Apple's software engineers were so haunted by a gag in The Simpsons they spent years trying to nail the keyboard in the iPhone, new interviews reveal.

By September 20, 2013

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Fast access to Outlook 2013's spell-checker and auto-correct options

In an attempt to clean up the right-click menu in Word 2013 and WordMail for Outlook 2013, Microsoft removed the AutoCorrect submenu and other options. You can add spell-check to the Quick Access toolbar, but it's faster simply to press F7.

By March 12, 2013

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Mozilla fills feature gaps with Firefox OS 1.1 release

Among additions to the new browser-based OS are support for MMS, keyboard autocorrect, and a home screen that makes it easier to find apps. Also new: broader carrier plans for Firefox OS.

By October 9, 2013

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Blown text auto-correct locks down school

A Georgia student texts: "Gunna be at West Hall this afternoon." Auto-correct, however changes the first word to "gunman." Pandemonium ensues.

By February 29, 2012

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How to access a hidden autocorrect keyboard bar in IOS 5

Turns out you can conjure up an Android-like autocorrect keyboard bar in iOS 5. Here's how....

By November 10, 2011

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How to add auto-correct to Gmail in Chrome

Correct spelling can really change the effect of an e-mail on its recipient.

By September 26, 2011