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Drone operator fined after posting flight videos on YouTube

An Australian man has been fined for breaking aviation safety regulations while flying his drone, but while he wasn't caught in the act, the man was busted after posting videos of the flights to YouTube.

By January 22, 2015

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The Mona Wookiee? Chewbacca reimagined as fine art

Artist Christine Parisi paints "Star Wars" portraits fit for the walls of the Louvre and the Millennium Falcon. Chewbacca steps in as a muse for famous artwork.

By December 30, 2014

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Man fined for crashing drone over police operation in Melbourne

A man has been fined for flying a drone over police during a nine-hour siege in Melbourne after the remotely piloted aircraft hit power lines and almost injured police below.

By December 18, 2014

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Amazon now lets you bid for fine arts, collectibles

In an attempt to drive more sales, Amazon's new Make an Offer feature allows you to negotiate with sellers on the price of collectible items.

By December 9, 2014

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TripAdvisor review couple fined by hotel they branded a "stinking hovel"

Business watchdogs have clamped down on a hotel fining guests for negative online reviews.

By November 19, 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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Google to pay fine for showing woman's cleavage on Street View

In Canada, a judge rejects the defense that once you are doing something in public, you have no right to privacy.

By October 30, 2014

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Colin Kaepernick: NFL fined me $10,000 for wearing Beats headphones

The 49ers quarterback wore pink ones, apparently to support the NFL's breast cancer initiative. But no matter. Bose will be Bose.

By October 9, 2014

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Yowza! Yahoo once faced $250K in daily fines from US government

Declassified documents related to Yahoo's challenge of a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court opinion are now out. But the company doesn't see it as an all-out victory.

By September 11, 2014

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California bars online retailers' fines for negative reviews

Law prohibits online retailers from imposing contracts that require customers waive their right to express a negative opinion about their service experience.

By September 10, 2014