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Woman claims Verizon customer service call caused heart attack

Technically Incorrect: A Virginia woman is suing Verizon because, she says, a company manager treated her so aggressively on a call that she was taken ill.

By May 13, 2015

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Houston Rockets cause outrage with horseshoot tweet

Technically Incorrect: After defeating the Dallas Mavericks in the NBA playoffs, whoever mans the Houston Rockets Twitter account decides to mimic a horse being shot by a gun.

By April 28, 2015

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Flash can cause camera-shy Raspberry Pi 2 to crash

The microcomputer designed to get kids interested in coding powers down when hit with high-intensity, long-wave flashes from cameras.

By February 9, 2015

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New 'Heroes Reborn' teaser unrevealing, but still cause for optimism

NBC is rebooting "Heroes" in 2015, and took to the Super Bowl to release a new teaser trailer for the upcoming "Heroes Reborn" series. Will the reboot actually be decent?

By February 2, 2015

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Hasty fix causes irreparable damage to King Tut's burial mask

A quick attempt to reattach the king's beard with epoxy-based glue has defaced the Egyptian Museum's biggest draw forever.

By January 22, 2015

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Selfie photobomb causes international incident at Miss Universe

Technically Incorrect: The contestants are gathered in Miami for Miss Universe. Israel and Lebanon are still at war. This is not the time for modern diplomacy. Can a selfie cause an international incident? Yes, it can.

By January 19, 2015

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Donate old gadgets for a good cause

If you got new tech toys over the holidays, consider donating your old gadgets and computers to organizations that can refurbish or resell them. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on ways you can recycle your technology while helping those in need.

By January 14, 2015

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Indiegogo cuts fees for good causes so you keep every penny

Raising money for medical bills, memorials, sports and other worthy causes are now fee-free on the popular crowdfunding service.

By December 15, 2014

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Skin that can see is octopus camouflage superpower

A protein in octopus skin is similar to a light-detecting protein found in the eye, enabling the cephalopods' amazing camouflage skills.

By May 21, 2015

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Crave Ep. 180: Help battling robots cause even more mayhem

The robot war might be televised (on the Web at least) and it's a fight to the finish. The RoboGames could become a Web series if a crowdfunding effort meets its goal.

By October 24, 2014