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Vandalism

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Google Maps hit with White House racial slur vandalism

The search giant has been embarrassed by recent stunts targeting Google Maps, reminiscent of "Google Hacks" designed to change search results to make political statements.

By May 19, 2015

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LG exec accused of vandalizing Samsung products

Before the IFA trade show, one LG exec reportedly chats with police concerning some broken Samsung washing machines.

By September 4, 2014

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Windows 8 Wikipedia page vandalized

Why would anyone wish to besmirch the Windows 8 Wikipedia page? Hasn't Windows 8 got enough problems? Please don't say it's a fanperson from another brand. It seems that it might have been.

By May 2, 2013

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AT&T offers $250K reward for network vandalism suspects

Underground fiber-optic cables are cut in two locations near San Jose, Calif., knocking out emergency landline service to residents of nearby Gilroy.

By April 16, 2013

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Teen suspect 'likes' his pic on police Facebook page

Luis Rodriguez, whose picture is featured on the Huntingdon Beach police Facebook page, seems rather proud of the fact -- which is a pity, because police want him on charges of vandalism.

By August 19, 2013

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German rail network to fight graffiti with drones

Deutsche Bahn wants to deploy silent drones to thwart vandalism to its trains and property, which cost the operator nearly $10 million last year.

By May 27, 2013

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Soft-porn TV star refuses to wear electronic tag, says career-threatening

Sophie Dalzell, who models and has presented on an Adult TV channel, has to return to court after a vandalism conviction, to argue that a tag on her ankle will spoil her looks.

By April 13, 2013

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Airbnb revamps policies in response to vandalism

After a customer's home was vandalized by a guest, travel marketplace Airbnb makes a slew of changes to its policies to help guard against future incidents.

By August 2, 2011

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Screech machine to drive away teen vandals

A town in Minnesota says it may install a noise machine in a park to drive away teen vandals.

By June 6, 2011

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Ep. 56: Midi-chlorians vs. MIDI accordions

This week, Donald and Eric the future of mind-controlled televisions, and an iPad joystick that looks like Atari's vision of the future from the '80s. The horror of the MIDI accordion is revealed for what it is. And in Geek News, Donald and Eric sum up the unforgivable digital vandalism George Lucas has wrought on his masterpiece.

By September 6, 2011