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Instagram purges fake followers. Sorry Bieber, Beyonce, Barack

The most popular celebrities on Instagram lose massive numbers of followers after the photo-sharing service purges fake or spam accounts, according to a list published to the Web.

By December 19, 2014

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iPhone owners beware of fake-app attack

Hackers can break into iPhones and iPads with bad apps, Quirky and GE make it more affordable to have a smart home, and Instagram lets you edit your mistakes.

By November 11, 2014

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iPhone owners: Beware of fake-app attack

Hackers can break into iPhones and iPads with bad apps, Quirky and GE make it more affordable to have a smart home, and Instagram lets you edit your mistakes.

By November 11, 2014

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Apple iOS bug lets fake apps sneak onto iPhones, iPads

The vulnerability affects roughly 95 percent of all Apple mobile devices currently in use, according to a new report.

By November 10, 2014

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Dating site fined for posting fake profiles

The Federal Trade Commission fines JDI Dating for posting fake profiles that encouraged the vulnerable to pay a subscription fee to contact beautiful women who weren't, in fact, real.

By November 1, 2014

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Facebook page on Weibo deemed a fake -- after 80,000 people follow it

There was some hope in China that the account, which had several updates reflecting positively on Facebook, could be the real thing, but the social network has confirmed it's not.

By September 9, 2014

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The noPhone: A fake phone to help you talk to people

Created initially as a joke, a piece of useless rectangular plastic may have a use after all.

By August 25, 2014

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eBay, LVMH settle lengthy lawsuit over fake goods

The agreement calls for eBay and the French luxury goods maker to "combat" counterfeit items that wind their way onto the online marketplace, says Reuters.

By July 17, 2014

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Alibaba sinks $161M into nixing counterfeits over two years

China's e-commerce giant says that since January 2013 it has banned 90 million counterfeit items that had been on its listings.

By December 23, 2014

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Caterina Fake's Findery launches to be your living atlas

The celebrated entrepreneur is trying to make the world more human one place at a time.

By March 6, 2014