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hoax

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Accused Kalamazoo shooter's lawsuit against Uber likely a hoax

A handwritten lawsuit blaming the ride-hailing service for ruining the suspect's life didn't come from him, according to the county sheriff.

By March 17, 2016

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The 404 Show 1632: Nexus phones, Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5, Facebook hoaxes (podcast)

Russ and Jeff are back together to talk about Google's new Nexus phones, the broken mess that is Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5, how not to get phished online, lame Facebook hoaxes, how Spotify secretly judges you and more!

By October 2, 2015

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Facebook privacy hoaxes prey on your fears -- again

The social network's users are being inundated with messages that their Facebook privacy concerns can be assuaged by reposting a legal-sounding statement or signing up for a paid monthly subscription.

By September 28, 2015

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Bear chasing a snowboarder caught on video?

Real or "Revenant"? A viral video of a bear running after an oblivious snowboarder may be a hoax but is still entertaining.

By April 12, 2016

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If this crazy hoverboard is real, then the future is now

The Flyboard Air from Zapata Racing takes the hoverboard concept to new heights with what looks like a compact, powerful one-person hovering machine.

By April 11, 2016

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Celebrate Photoshop's 25th with some of its silliest hoaxes (pictures)

For a two and a half decades, Photoshop has allowed us to see the world the way we think it should be -- funnier, scarier and with a lot more sharks prowling our neighborhoods.

10 Images By February 19, 2015

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9 ways you're making your Facebook friends hate you

Commentary: Irresponsible social networking is an unforgivable sin. Here are nine things not to do -- and how to turn it around.

By April 6, 2016

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Nintendo NX: What we know about the specs, price and release date of the next Nintendo game console

As Nintendo works on its next console gaming platform, codenamed the NX, the Internet rumor mill stays busy considering the ways the legendary company could make us say "wow."

By April 6, 2016

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There's now an Amazon Dash button for Trojan condoms

Amazon's Dash program marks its first birthday by spawning buttons for kitty litter, Red Bull, razors and more.

By March 31, 2016

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Rumored NX controller images confirmed fake

Those images of what claimed to be the NX controller? They're fakes.

By March 25, 2016