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idiot

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Woman: In-flight entertainment system called me 'idiot'

Air India is investigating an incident in which a passenger claims that when she switched on the in-flight entertainment, the screen read: "Lie low... Sit down you idiot!"

By September 2, 2013

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Idiot boxes for smart graduates

Nothing says "congratulations on your newly completed education!" like a gateway to mind-numbing reality TV, so here's a few TVs to gift the new grad.

8 Images By April 16, 2014

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This is how an engineer feels when he's surrounded by idiots

A marvelous video fully expresses the contrast between an engineer's rational mind and the others he sometimes must encounter at work for whom words are the wind that powers sales.

By March 31, 2014

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T-Mobile CEO Legere on iPhone Bendgate: It's horse dung

The ever-flamboyant John Legere says that if you could see the face of the man trying to bend an iPhone 6 Plus, it would probably be purple.

By October 4, 2014

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Smart TV killed the 'idiot box': Samsung

Samsung has announced the "death of the idiot box" with the local launch of its 2011 Smart TV range, which offers web browsing, internet TV and downloadable apps.

By April 6, 2011

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When they say fly, wanna-be Navy pilots say 'how high?'

At Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, the US Navy graduates about 1,000 fresh pilots a year. CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman takes a digital shot at flying like one of them.

By June 26, 2014

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Stephen Hawking: AI could be a 'real danger'

In a hilarious appearance on John Oliver's HBO show, the famous physicist muses that robots could "outsmart us."

By June 16, 2014

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Modern love: Introducing the social-media prenup

Some couples are resorting to written agreements about what can be posted and where. Financial penalties for transgression are imposed.

By June 6, 2014

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Astronaut: Musk's capsule a good addition to Soyuz (Q&A)

Space Shuttler and social-media star Chris Hadfield praises SpaceX's Dragon but says the NASA-Russia bond remains strong.

By May 31, 2014

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Startup Secret No. 25: In praise of the CEO idiot-savant

For many tech entrepreneurs, the American Dream isn't about striking it rich and retiring.

By January 26, 2012