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Facebook 'I drank' post not best idea for woman on DUI probation

The day after St. Patrick's Day, a young woman has to take a random breathalyzer test. She passes. She goes on Facebook to say she'd actually been drinking. Guess what happens next.

By Mar. 29, 2014

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Local hero? Man tweets DUI checkpoint locations

Mr. Checkpoint is a man who alerts thousands of people where police are setting up DUI checkpoints in San Diego and the L.A. county areas. Not everyone approves of his motivations.

By May. 26, 2013

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How Facebook and Twitter mess with DUI checkpoints

One of the more human aspects of social media is that people use Facebook and Twitter to warn their fellow men and women of DUI checkpoints. Now police are attempting to spring more surprises.

By Apr. 14, 2013

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Apple bans DUI checkpoint apps on iOS devices

Apple updated its App Store Review Guidelines to reject DUI checkpoint-locating apps.

By Jun. 8, 2011

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Apple and Google agree to review DUI app policy

Apple and Google have agreed to do a full review of apps on their mobile app stores that provide information about police checkpoints, specifically ones for drunk drivers.

By May. 10, 2011

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N.J. town posts DUI photos on Facebook: Tag away?

Evesham Township, N.J., recently started adding photos of people arrested for drunk driving to its Facebook page as a crime deterrent. Good or bad idea?

By Aug. 13, 2010

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DEWD, U think DUI is bad, try DWT

A new study suggests that driving while texting makes you six times more likely to crash than driving while paying full attention.

By Dec. 22, 2009

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Motorized bumper boats are in need of water guns, shields, overall pimpability

Bumper boats are for kids. Not grown-ups. I have a problem with that.

By May. 1, 2007

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Gadgettes 95: The beauty and the butt episode

Beauty...that's the easy part. Working "butt" into the podcast in multiple places, now that's simply raw talent.

By Jun. 20, 2008