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Teacher tweets she wants to 'stab some kids'

A teacher is reprimanded by her California school district after tweets that mentioned her trigger finger was "itchy."

By August 29, 2014

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Exec eats off floor to sell vacuum cleaner

The Symphony All-In-One is, according to maker Bissell, so good at cleaning away germs that, well, its brand manager gets down and proves it. In the subway. There's a caveat though.

By August 28, 2014

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Husband sends wife spreadsheet to detail denied sex?

A woman goes to Reddit and claims her husband emailed her a spreadsheet detailing all the instances in which she allegedly denied him sex. Is this the future of data?

By July 20, 2014

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Install the Honeywell Lyric Thermostat like a pro

Follow these steps to set up Honeywell's $280 Lyric thermostat with ease.

By July 7, 2014

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Apps on the Amazon Fire Phone: What you need to know

Amazon has its own app store for the Kindle Fire and its new Fire Phone. We break down how the Amazon Appstore differs from Google Play and the Apple App Store.

By June 18, 2014

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Popular paid Android keyboard SwiftKey goes free for all

SwiftKey is taking the freemium route, where the app is free, but you spend money on new themes.

By June 11, 2014

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Brands talk like 10-year-olds on Facebook, study says

A study of 5,804 brand Facebook pages and 1,578,006 total posts offers some fascinating conclusions. Sixty-seven percent of posts are at a 5th grade reading level or below.

By June 10, 2014

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John Oliver compares cable companies to drug cartels

In a blistering 13-minute disquisition on Net neutrality, the HBO comedian asks Web trolls to intervene.

By June 2, 2014

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Artist trademarks Pi, geeks tear hair out

A Brooklyn artist claims to have trademarked the Greek letter Pi for all sorts of apparel, causing T-shirt site Zazzle to remove thousands of geeky designs.

By June 1, 2014

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Being ignored on Facebook is psychological hell

Researchers in Australia believe that those who don't get immediate feedback on social media suffer from a lack of belonging and a general despair. Well, of course.

By May 11, 2014