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knock-offs

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iMessage spam deluge traced to knock-offs in China

Text message spam is best ignored, but when a security researcher followed a trail of deception laid out on Apple's iMessage he became the proud owner of cheap designer accessories from China.

By October 24, 2014

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Google knocks off Bump

Just a few months after purchasing Bump, Google shutters the app for exchanging data by physically bumping smartphones. But don't be surprised if you see the tech return in other Google services.

By January 2, 2014

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Apple replacing knock-off chargers after iPhone owner dies

If you're taking your life in your hands by using a third-party charger to power your iPhone, Apple's offering to swap it for a proper one.

By August 6, 2013

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A video tour of Apple store knock-off in China

NBC takes a camera crew inside the infamous Apple retail store knock-off in China to see how it's weathered all the attention post-discovery.

By July 26, 2011

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Knock off grease grime from grill grates

The Motorized Grill Cleaning Brush encourages even the most grill-wary to get out the grill.

By August 26, 2009

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What are iPhone knock-offs really like?

A comparison of five clones on the Red Ferret blog.

By February 21, 2008

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Apple downplays threat posed by Masque Attack bug

A vulnerability could allow hackers to trick users into downloading fake apps, which could siphon off their personal information, researchers warn.

By November 13, 2014

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Apple iOS bug lets fake apps sneak onto iPhones, iPads

The vulnerability affects roughly 95 percent of all Apple mobile devices currently in use, according to a new report.

By November 10, 2014

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Anatomy of an eBay scam

Despite the feedback system and safety net of PayPal, scams can still go down on eBay. Craig Simms dodges the bullet and so can you.

By January 22, 2014

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eBay said to open online mall to lure fancy brands

In a rumored new marketplace dubbed "The Plaza," brands don't have to worry about selling their goods next to second-hand items.

By January 15, 2014