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InterDigital execs threatened with arrest in China

China's NDRC tells InterDigital that its executives could be arrested or detained if they attend a meeting to address charges of violating Chinese anti-monopoly law.

By Dec. 16, 2013

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Citizen's analog watch ticks into the future

Citizen's Proximity Bluetooth watch could end up being the techiest analog ticker yet.

By Nov. 28, 2012

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Controversy after cops' aggressive arrest of jogger wearing earbuds

In Austin, Texas, bystanders photograph and film an arrest made by officers of a jogging woman, who claims she couldn't hear the policemen because she was wearing earbuds. The arrest, for alleged jaywalking, appears to some excessive.

By Feb. 22, 2014

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Police chief threatens Facebook pot critic with arrest

The Interim Police Chief of Columbia, S.C., appears not to appreciate those who suggest his department should catch shooters rather than pot users. He replies that he suspects the poster "might be a criminal."

By Nov. 2, 2013

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The first arrest filmed on Google Glass?

A Google Glass explorer happens to be on a New Jersey boardwalk when a fight breaks out. His footage shows how easy it is to film, well, anything surreptitiously with Google's glasses.

By Jul. 7, 2013

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Batman makes an arrest (no, really)

A man dressed in a Batman costume is no comic con. Indeed, he arrests a wanted man and takes him to a police station. This was, sadly, in England, rather than Gotham.

By Mar. 4, 2013

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Police arrest Dutchman for alleged Spamhaus Web attacks

A BBC report says officials arrested the owner of Cyberbunker for his alleged involvement with the attacks that "almost broke the Internet."

By Apr. 26, 2013

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Xbox overdose makes home-arrest prisoner beg for jail

A New Zealand man nearing the end of home detention sentence just can't stand another day with his Xbox, so he asks the police to take him to jail.

By Jun. 6, 2013

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Teen boasts on YouTube before bank robbery arrest

Police in Nebraska arrest a teen in connection with a bank robbery -- and then discover that she posted a video about, well, robbing a bank.

By Dec. 3, 2012

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Australian police arrest alleged leader of LulzSec hacking group

Australian Federal Police arrest man who reportedly called himself the leader of the hacking group, which has been the target of recent prosecution after a brief hacking run in 2011.

By Apr. 23, 2013