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Science declares this is the funniest joke in the world

A new book about humor describes a scientific experiment searching for the joke that is truly the funniest. One million people rated jokes. CNET blogger Chris Matyszczyk wonders if the winner will make you laugh.

By Mar. 4, 2014

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No joke: Comedy Central app launches with 200 episodes

Appropriately timed for April Fools' Day, Comedy Central's new app replaces show-specific apps, creating a one-stop spot with free full episodes of "The Daily Show," "South Park," and more.

By Apr. 1, 2014

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Samsung: iPad's bad, Surface is a joke, and Kindle's a swindle

In a new ad, Samsung decides to be an equal opportunity derider, because its Galaxy Pro range is perfect.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Software consultant banned by Hilton for snake 'joke'

When filling out online booking forms, joking is tempting. Sometimes, people don't find it funny. Especially if it's a "snake in my trousers" joke.

By Feb. 28, 2014

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Twittering teen arrested after 'joke' terror threat to American Airlines

A teen tweets at American Airlines that she's from Afghanistan, a member of al-Qaeda, and is "gonna do something really big." The airline responds forcefully. The teen is frightened, then arrested.

By Apr. 14, 2014

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First full trailer for HBO's 'Silicon Valley' (with Steve Jobs joke)

Having delivered a tiny snippet a couple of weeks ago, HBO now releases a longer trailer for its new Mike Judge-helmed show. The only women are in scant clothing.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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It must be glove as HTC, Samsung, Toshiba palm off same April Fools' joke

HTC, Samsung and Toshiba find glove in a hopeless place with the Gluuv, Fingers, and Digit, this year's handiest April Fools' pranks.

By Apr. 1, 2014

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Kenneth Cole outsleazes himself on Twitter with Syria 'joke'

The same man who made jokes about the Egyptian uprising being about his shoes, now offers a Syrian tweet that is as cynical as it is tasteless.

By Sep. 5, 2013

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Bill Gates: Prioritizing Internet access before malaria research is 'a joke'

It seems that the Microsoft chairman would like Facebook and Google billionaires to pay attention to eliminating diseases afflicting the poor, in addition to wiring up the planet.

By Nov. 1, 2013

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Too soon! A Twitter backlash over LeVar Burton's Philip Seymour Hoffman 'joke'

The actor has been inspiring Crave's Eric Mack since he was a young geek. This week, not so much.

By Feb. 4, 2014