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Teen shot dead after using app to track lost cell phone

Technically Incorrect: A Canadian teen leaves his phone in a cab. He tracks it down to three men in a car. They allegedly refused to give him the phone back. He is then shot dead.

By June 16, 2015

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Science teacher suspended for using jammer to shut up students' cell phones

Technically Incorrect: In Florida, a science teacher decides that quiet in the classroom should involve a little technical chicanery. Verizon is allegedly not pleased.

By June 3, 2015

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Judge bans woman from using cell phone after fatal crash

Technically Incorrect: A Michigan woman was distracted by her phone when she hit and killed a cyclist. A judge decides her phone is a privilege, not a right.

By June 4, 2015

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4-foot snake bites man engrossed in cell phone

Technically Incorrect: An Oklahoma man is walking and staring down at his phone. He doesn't notice a long snake just lying there. He steps on it.

By May 31, 2015

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Cops claim their cell phones were illegally searched (by other cops)

Technically Incorrect: The Port Authority Police Union is suing the authority after partying rookie cops were allegedly forced to hand over their cell phones. Nine were later fired.

By May 6, 2015

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Mom allegedly attacks school official after daughter not allowed cell phone

Technically Incorrect: India is another place where the idea of kids having cell phones at schools is controversial. A school releases video footage of a very unhappy parent.

By April 24, 2015

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I almost erased cell phone video, says witness to police shooting

Technically Incorrect: The man who filmed a police officer fatally shoot Walter Scott says he was frightened there would be repercussions if he came forward. He says he's still frightened.

By April 9, 2015

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The day a cell phone video led to a murder charge

Technically Incorrect: A police officer in South Carolina appears to shoot a man eight times from behind, while the man is running away. Without video taken by a bystander, there would be only the officer's word.

By April 8, 2015

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Fuel-cell phone charger makes its own electricity

The MyFC Jaq uses one-use plastic cards to create electricity from hydrogen. Could this be how gadgets are powered in the future?

By March 5, 2015

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Man drives while using cell phone, headphones and laptop

Technically Incorrect: A Scottish cyclist captures a driver using seemingly every gadget possible to make driving more dangerous. He posts his video to YouTube.

By February 9, 2015