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Grandma accidentally sends rent check to Comcast (Comcast cashes it)

Technically Incorrect: A 79-year-old New Mexico woman makes a mistake. Initially, Comcast refuses to refund her the money back in cash, instead offering a credit on her account.

By February 13, 2015

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Grandma relieved that her new iPhone is made of chocolate

Not everyone wanted a new iPhone for Xmas. One landline-loving Grandma was worried that she'd have to learn how to use one. Until...

By December 27, 2014

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Zombie mug: The most hideously icky way to drink your coffee

Start your morning in a fit of primal fear with a zombie mug featuring a makeup job worthy of "The Walking Dead."

By January 25, 2016

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Make any Android easy enough for Grandma to use

Android can appear to be a bit too complicated for some users, including Grandma. This app makes it seem easy.

By May 26, 2014

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Get a Nixplay Edge 8-inch digital photo frame for $79.99

A smart frame like this is too good for grandma. Actually, it's perfect for grandma, and you should get one, too.

By March 11, 2015

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90-year-old grandma rocks an Oculus Rift VR headset

Forget about generation gaps. One gamer's grandma embraces the world of virtual reality by taking the Oculus Rift for a test drive.

By April 16, 2013

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My name is Laura. I'm a compulsive texter. I just fell flat on my face

Walking and texting is more dangerous than you think. Just ask our CNET en español editor.

By June 4, 2014

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KitchenAid tweet about Obama's dead grandma causes a stir

During the presidential debate, a tweet appears on KitchenAid's feed making fun of the president's dead grandmother. The company apologizes.

By October 3, 2012

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Netflix CEO: Curse you, password sharing! Literally

On what's typically a snoozy earnings discussion, Reed Hastings shares what he claims is the log-in info for the head of rival HBO. And the password would make your grandma gasp.

By January 22, 2014

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The case for virtual reality on grandma's stationary bike

The two-year Cybercycle Study finds that older adults exhibit greater cognitive benefits from virtually reality-enhanced exercise than traditional forms.

By January 17, 2012