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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 Jan. 22, 2014

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What to do when About This Mac lies to you

It may be perplexing to see the system report you have zero movies, music, and photos on a relatively populated hard drive. Here is how to get the facts.

By Jan. 24, 2013

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Five lies your TV salesperson will tell you

Don't be fooled by the jargon, spin, and outright lies. Make sure you get the best TV at the best price.

By Dec. 9, 2012

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Contrast ratio (or how every TV manufacturer lies to you)

Contrast ratio is the most important, least understood, and endlessly aggrandized metric of a television's performance. Find out why.

By May. 26, 2011

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How Facebook tries (and lies) a little too hard

Facebook is so intent at getting users to log on more often that, in my case at least, it offers what seems like patent deception as an inducement.

By Jun. 5, 2012

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Ep. 1206: Lies, damn lies, and AT&T's lies

You would not believe the rants in this episode...coming out of Tom. No, seriously. Something about AT&T's ongoing attempts to have its antiregulation cake and eat your Universal Service Fund fees, too, just sends him into a frothing fury. Plus, there's rage to burn on the U.S. government reporting that there are essentially zero facts or evidence to back up claims of billions of dollars in losses due to digital piracy.

By Apr. 16, 2010

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'Netflixed' author talks Hastings' glory, hubris, white lies (Q&A)

In her upcoming book, author Gina Keating uncovers Netflix's "secret" history and looks at what some have called CEO Reed Hastings' "social IQ of zero."

By Oct. 3, 2012

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Wikia's future lies in 'second screen' content

Wiki publishing platform is great at collecting user-generated content. Next step: Getting it to users more efficiently.

By Jan. 25, 2012

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Buzz Out Loud 1206: Lies, damn lies, and AT&T's lies

You would not believe the rants in this episode ... coming out of Tom. No, seriously. Something about AT&T's ongoing attempts to have their anti-regulation cake and eat your Universal Service Fund fees, too just sends him into a frothing fury. Plus, there's rage to burn on the U.S. government reporting that there are essentially zero facts or evidence to back up claims of billions of dollars in losses due to digital piracy.

By Apr. 14, 2010

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We're most likely to lie in a text -- but video chat never lies

New research suggests we're most likely to lie in a text than on the phone or face-to-face -- while video chat is most likely to bring out the truth.

By Dec. 22, 2011