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Snakes invade casino? Ask the social-media lie detector

A truth-detection system being funded by the EU could help distinguish fact from fiction online. Not that the Internet ever lies, of course.

By February 20, 2014

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Secrets and lies: Whisper and the return of the anonymous app

The app is a reaction to the over-embellished existences we find on social networks, making it often moody and melancholy -- and real in the most unsettling of ways.

By January 22, 2014

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Science says perfect french fries lie beyond Mars

Food researchers have pinned down the ideal gravitational conditions for frying "potato sticks," and they're not found on this side of the asteroid belt.

By January 6, 2014

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Brightest Flashlight Android app slammed for lying to users

One of Android's most popular and highly rated apps has been sharing user location and ID data without their consent, according to a US regulator.

By December 6, 2013

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New York AG's office: Airbnb lying about user-data subpoena

The state attorney general's office fires back after Airbnb's motion to block a request to give up user data.

By November 8, 2013

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Need 70 days off your feet? NASA pays volunteers $18K to lie in bed

Bed rest study aims to simulate possible bone and muscle atrophy astronauts might experience during long space missions. Hopefully NASA will provide participants with lots of DVDs.

By September 20, 2013

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Goron tablet cushion: Play games comfortably lying down

With this odd-looking contraption, you can now play hours of Candy Crush without the risk of your iPhone dropping on your face when you doze off.

By September 19, 2013

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How to spot if people are lying in texts

A Brigham Young University study offers hope to all those who fear someone is texting them fibs. Lying texters take longer to reply and write shorter texts.

By September 7, 2013

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HP Envy Recline TouchSmart PCs, coming this month, can lie down on the job

HP's newest desktop all-in-ones are extra-flexible, but variations on a familiar theme.

By September 5, 2013

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Bosses force woman to show Facebook page to prove she's not lying

In a dispute about sick leave, a fired flight attendant is forced by Air New Zealand to reveal her Facebook page and bank records to prove her story.

By August 12, 2013