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Microsoft spot takes on the iPad Mini -- dubiously

Even for an ad, Microsoft may be going out on a limb with its latest targeting Apple's iPad Mini.

By August 8, 2013

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Dubious Google Glass eBay auction hammered

An auction for alleged Google Glass glasses attracts bids beyond $15,000. Then it disappears.

By February 27, 2013

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Apple honors Robin Williams with tribute Web page

The comedian, who passed away on Monday, earns a special and rare memorial on Apple's website.

By August 13, 2014

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Fighting over scraps in Apple's withering patent war with Samsung

Commentary: As Apple's self-destructive campaign against Android winds down, all that's left to fight over are damages in two US cases involving basic design elements.

By August 7, 2014

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Conan goes on Tinder, gets creepy

Enlisting actor Dave Franco to his cause, Conan O'Brien tries to strut his online dating stuff. It's painful.

By July 18, 2014

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When hybrid tricks devolve into hype

Commentary: In a breathless bid to differentiate their devices, PC makers are looking to outdo each other by adding unique ways to twist, turn, and tear apart their screens and keyboards. At some point, it becomes a case of diminishing returns.

By July 12, 2014

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T-Mobile profited from bogus fees for premium messages, FTC says

The charges come a month after T-Mobile unveiled a program to offer refunds to customers hit by premium text messages. T-Mobile calls the charges "unfounded."

By July 1, 2014

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3D-printed dress exposes your body as you reveal data

An NYU graduate student explores what it means to expose ourselves online by creating a dress that translates data sharing into real-life exposure.

By June 11, 2014

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Exclusive: RadiumOne’s very strange story just got stranger

Turns out RadiumOne's fired CEO isn't the only employee with a spotty record, according to the US Secret Service.

By May 8, 2014

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Big Brother really is watching you (It's your IT manager)

In a fascinating survey, IT managers reveal some of the dubious activities they view being perpetrated by employees on work computers. These cause the IT managers extra stress and work (as well as, no doubt, the occasional fascination).

By April 16, 2014