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The smug tweeter posting Hurricane Sandy misinformation

For reasons that can only be his own, a man takes to the Twitter account @ComfortablySmug and posts scary misinformation about the hurricane. Stunningly, he is outed as a hedge fund analyst.

By October 30, 2012

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The (mis)information age?

The online world has once again become a breeding ground for conspiracy theories, this time with...

By November 9, 2004

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Apple misinformation

Apple misinformation

By December 17, 1999

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Ask the Experts, Episode 3: Headsets and Peripheral Compatibility

The first-ever CNET and GameSpot video series collaboration continues with a next-generation console discussion about legacy headsets and peripherals.

By December 16, 2013

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Hillary Clinton sees diplomatic promise in social media

Former US secretary of state tells a Twitter Q&A that social media has the power to help resolve conflict between nations.

By July 21, 2014

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Twitter to let you edit tweets? You wish

Despite a report to the contrary, the social network probably won't let you correct yourself after the fact anytime soon.

By December 16, 2013

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Franken says FCC Net neutrality proposal would "destroy" open Internet

Minnesota senator warns against creating an Internet fast lane for deep-pocketed corporations, says rules drafted by FCC's chairman would not preserve the open Internet.

By April 29, 2014

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Mindless retweeting is the target for artist's fib-producing 'Factbot'

Eric Drass' Factbot cooks up bogus "facts," attaches pix to create "nice meme-type image-and-text" combos, then Tweets them to see how they spread. Drass wants us to question our "reality tunnels."

By April 10, 2014

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FCC Chairman clarifies 'Net Neutrality' view after backlash

Chairman Tom Wheeler says there has been misinformation about the FCC's proposed plan and insists his intent is to continue protecting the consumer.

By April 24, 2014

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Foxtel responds to Game of Thrones pirates

Responding to record-levels of piracy, Foxtel's director of corporate affairs has said that "at least the Lannisters pay their debts".

By April 10, 2014