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​Warning over faulty USB chargers after woman electrocuted

Consumers are being warned to stop using non-approved USB chargers after a faulty device was implicated in the death of an Australian woman.

By June 26, 2014

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Apple offers to replace faulty iPhone 5 on-off buttons for free

The company launches a rare replacement program, for older iPhones on the fritz.

By April 25, 2014

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Researchers 'edit' faulty DNA to cure genetic disease in mice

A team of MIT researchers has successfully cured a rare genetic liver disease in mice by "editing" the DNA to correct the mutated gene.

By April 22, 2014

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In LA, faulty GPS trackers let criminals roam undetected

GPS trackers have become a cost-effective means of keeping tabs on criminals. But in LA county, a probation department report says one in four GPS devices used to track criminals on probation malfunctioned.

By December 28, 2013

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Faulty PS4 consoles spark new Amazon exchange process

Hundreds of new PS4 owners discover their consoles broken straight out of the box. Amazon responds with a special replacement deal, according to customers.

By November 18, 2013

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Engineer uses tape measure to beat speeding ticket

A retired UK engineer is reportedly convinced he wasn't speeding, despite getting a ticket generated by a speed camera. So he gets on his hands and knees to prove white lines on the road are incorrectly spaced.

By December 15, 2014

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Microsoft pulls buggy Patch Tuesday updates

Two updates were beset by technical issues, forcing Microsoft to issue another update to remove the faulty software.

By December 12, 2014

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Lawsuit over faulty iPhone 4 power button gets tossed

A lawsuit over the longevity of the sleep/wake switch on the iPhone 4 and 4S has been dismissed by a California judge.

By August 29, 2013

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Sitcom 'Selfie' pokes fun at our social-media addictions

Commentary: When a TV sitcom points out the downfalls of overtweeting, dwindling attention spans and the habit of talking in hashtags, should we laugh or learn from it?

By October 2, 2014

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Apple will replace your defective iPhone 5 battery for free

A "small percentage" of iPhone 5 devices sold between September 2012 and January 2013 have faulty batteries that drain quickly, the electronics giant says.

By August 25, 2014