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Google's 9/11 doodle and other Onion fakes dupe Facebook users

Obama's hidden son, Neil Armstrong's space sherpa, and an iPhone adorned with the N-word are just a few of the Onion stories that Facebook users have bought hook, line, and sinker.

By October 3, 2012

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Digital image can dupe Android face-based lock

Google says the "Face Unlock" feature in Ice Cream Sandwich can't be fooled by images. A viral video begs to differ.

By November 11, 2011

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How much Google can you take?

With the apparent downgrading of Google+, is there a small lesson for Google in looking in the mirror and considering whether it tries to overwhelm people just a little too much?

By April 27, 2014

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If you want to spot a liar, trust your gut, research says

Research from UC Berkeley suggests that instinct is a far better judge of the mendacious than is any rational process.

By March 26, 2014

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Professors: TSA scanners simple to dupe

Two professors at the University of California, San Francisco say the TSA's body scanners do not detect large, irregularly shaped objects because they could be confused with normal anatomy.

By December 14, 2010

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Netflix: We didn't pay actors to dupe anyone

Actors give excited interviews to reporters at debut of Netflix service in Canada, but company says that's not what it wanted.

By September 22, 2010

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Has North Korea Photoshopped its military might?

Images of military hovercraft appear, to eagle Western eyes, to have been manipulated.

By March 27, 2013

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Online game shoppers duped into selling souls

British retailer GameStation claims it now owns 7,500 souls after inserting a clause into its sales contracts with online shoppers.

By April 16, 2010

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How to flag duplicate Foursquare venues on iPhone, Android

Duplicate venues on Foursquare are annoying. With this tip, you can quickly mark duplicate venues, then continue with your check-in.

By October 12, 2012

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Gmail's contact manager now de-dupes en masse

E-mail service gets new option for de-duplicating contacts in bulk, a tool that makes it easier to consolidate an address book from your phone or another e-mail account.

By December 15, 2009