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butt-dial

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Alleged robbers butt-dial 911

Fresno police claim two men butt-dialed the emergency hotline, allowing a dispatcher to listen in as a crime was planned and committed.

By May. 20, 2013

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Butt-dial to 911 spoils alleged drug deal

A suspected drug deal in Oregon goes awry when the alleged dealer accidentally dials 911 and the dispatcher listens in.

By Mar. 2, 2013

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Pinterest hacked with buttocks pics: Spam-butt suspected?

It seems that more than one Pinterest account was accosted by pictures of female rear ends and diet spam.

By Mar. 28, 2014

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Accidental butt-dial brings SWAT team to school

A man who works in a school claims the cell phone in his pocket was too close to his bottom and ends up calling his last-dialed number, his wife's. His wife hears gangster-like words and calls the police.

By Jan. 5, 2011

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The Web at 25: I was a teenage dial-up addict

In part 1 of a four-part series, Crave's Eric Mack reflects on how the Web blossomed out of an idea from Tim Berners-Lee. Oh, and thanks for the awkward first kiss, AOL girl!

By Mar. 10, 2014

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The Web at 25: I was a teenage dial-up addict

In part 1 of a four-part series, Crave's Eric Mack reflects on how the Web blossomed out of an idea from Tim Berners-Lee. Oh, and thanks for the awkward first kiss, AOL girl!

By Mar. 10, 2014

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Zuckerberg: In case of Internet emergency, dial Facebook

The Facebook chief tells carriers that his social network can act as a gateway drug for Internet data plans.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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Jarring video combines drones, dystopia, kick-butt soundtrack

The creator of a new short on Vimeo says it's about "synesthetic neon-dubstep shapes in a surveillance state." You'll see.

By Apr. 9, 2014

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Dial up the pressure with Wolfgang Puck's new oven

This countertop pressure oven promises faster, tastier meals.

By Feb. 28, 2014

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eBay, Carl Icahn butt heads over Skype sale

In the latest episode of this online saga, Icahn demands an inspection of eBay's records on the Skype deal, while eBay again refutes Icahn's accusations.

By Mar. 3, 2014