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hyperbole

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Browser plugin lets you say goodbye to hyperbolic headlines

Chrome plugin Downworthy is tackling clickbait headlines by reworking the hyperbolic language into something a little more believable.

By Jan. 27, 2014

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New and Noteworthy: CNN offers Mac security hyperbole; Australian AUC offers WWDC Scholarships

New and Noteworthy: CNN offers Mac security hyperbole; Australian AUC offers WWDC Scholarships

By May. 1, 2006

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Anonymous activist pleads guilty to threatening FBI agent

While several charges were dropped, former Anonymous spokesman Barrett Brown pleads guilty to sharing stolen data and targeting a federal agent.

By Apr. 29, 2014

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Dead and buried: Microsoft's holy war on open-source software

Q&A: Years ago, Microsoft's CEO described open source as a cancer. Times have changed. Just ask 22-year Redmond veteran and open-source proponent Mark Hill.

By Jun. 1, 2014

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Multi-deal Monday: Sport earbuds, Android flash drive, Kindle Paperwhite, and more!

Plenty of great deals to kick off your week.

By Apr. 28, 2014

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Beware the coming of the Google Glass photographer

The folks at Grovo paint a terrifying picture of a future dominated by obnoxious, Glass-wearing photophiles.

By May. 25, 2013

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For World Cup, ESPN goes big and goes online

What does ESPN do when four TV channels aren't enough for the biggest World Cup the US has ever seen? Go digital.

By Jun. 8, 2014

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Chinese daily fooled by spoof that Win 8 glitch forced missile test delay

Paper reports as news a quote from a "source" that North Korea's Kim Jong-un was considering declaring war on Microsoft.

By Apr. 12, 2013

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Will.i.am will turn your iPhone into a megapixel monster

Singer and technology entrepreneur Will.i.am will launch an iPhone accessory that turns the phone's existing camera into a 14-megapixel model.

By Nov. 25, 2012

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Nadella: Our industry respects innovation, not tradition

Now comes the hard part for Microsoft's new CEO -- getting the board of directors, Bill Gates, and more than 100,000 employees to trust his reimagining of the company.

By Feb. 4, 2014