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beheading

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Twitter suspends accounts sharing beheading images

The social network says users caught posting images from the gruesome video of the alleged beheading of photojournalist James Foley will have their accounts yanked.

By August 20, 2014

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Oculus Rift app gives you a full beheading experience

Off with their heads! Watch as human guinea pigs react to a virtual blade slicing off their noggins.

By May 7, 2013

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With 'Marco Polo,' can Netflix win a 'Game of Thrones'?

The streaming-video service delivers medieval sex and violence to rival the best of Westeros in its latest original show, as it vies to rule premium online video on the global stage.

By December 10, 2014

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Twitter staff received death threats from ISIS, admits CEO

Twitter is removing the militant group's accounts as they crop up, citing such accounts as violations of its terms of service.

By October 10, 2014

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Twitter's busy week: Censorship rules and changing timelines

The social network is tweaking its service after a rash of harassing and gruesome images and in an effort to bring more relevant information to people.

By August 21, 2014

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Gender Swap: A VR journey into someone else's body

A Spanish art collective combines the Oculus Rift head-mounted display with first-person cameras in a gender-bending attempt to promote tolerance and empathy.

By February 13, 2014

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Facebook lifts ban on decapitation videos

The social network will no longer remove graphic images or videos if members are sharing to condemn them.

By October 21, 2013

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Microsoft patents augmented reality Xbox glasses

A new patent reveals Microsoft has plans for some augmented reality spectacles for its games console.

By August 3, 2013

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Shock and awe: Faces of people trying Oculus Rift

If you think virtual-reality headsets are a joke, check out just how real the immersive Oculus Rift seems to these people.

By June 8, 2013

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Crave Ep. 120: Be careful where you leave your DNA

In this week's Crave craziness, we leave our DNA lying around for art's sake, turn on to a laser-powered flashlight, and get our heads chopped off with the Oculus Rift head-mounted display.

By May 10, 2013