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Mom tries to Facebook-shame daughter, gets pizza on face

A mother makes her daughter pose for a picture to prove that it will travel far and wide on the Web. She ends up getting prank calls, pizza deliveries and a lesson for herself.

By Mar. 22, 2014

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Yahoo malware turned PCs into Bitcoin miners

Malicious ads served to Yahoo users were designed to transform computers into a Bitcoin mining operation, according to a security firm.

By Jan. 9, 2014

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Daughter's Facebook foghorn blows dad's $80,000

A Florida headmaster wins an $80,000 age discrimination settlement. Then his daughter has to tell her Facebook friends about it (of course.) This contravenes the terms of the settlement.

By Feb. 28, 2014

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Studio Ghibli moving to TV with Ronia the Robber's Daughter

Studio Ghibli has announced its first ever TV series, based on a book by Pippi Longstocking author Astrid Lindgren.

By Feb. 5, 2014

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Turnabout is fair play: Bitcoins mined with Adafruit's miner used to buy Adafruit products

When the open-source hardware makers at Adafruit began taking Bitcoin as payment yesterday, among the first customers were some who had earned their Bitcoins using Adafruit's miner.

By Nov. 26, 2013

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The prodigal daughter: Can she bring her Verizon LTE smartphone to AT&T?

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon answers whether it's possible to take a Verizon smartphone to AT&T and still come out on top.

By Dec. 14, 2013

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Chinese couple sell daughter to buy an iPhone

One couple in China sold their daughter, and used the profits to buy an iPhone and other luxury goods.

By Oct. 19, 2013

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New Surface ads, old story: iPad is a lump of coal

Apple's tablet is, according to Microsoft, no good when you're cooking and terrible for sharing. It's a wonder Apple sold any at all.

By Nov. 26, 2013

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'Brim Light,' for the coal miner in you

Another gadget to light up one's head.

By Sep. 14, 2007

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Trayvon Martin trial spawns insensitive Instagram from defense lawyer's daughter

Daughter of Don West -- the lawyer defending George Zimmerman, the man who shot the black teen -- posts an image of herself and her dad eating ice cream, with the caption "We Beat Stupidity." West admits it was "grossly insensitive."

By Jun. 29, 2013