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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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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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Android Auto: How Google is bringing apps to the dashboard, safely

There's a lot of misinformation swirling about regarding Android Auto and how it will let you control your apps from the driver's seat without getting distracted. Let's clear that up.

By June 27, 2014

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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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Pandora calls artist royalties flap an orchestrated 'lie'

Co-founder Tim Westergren charges the RIAA with running a "misinformation campaign" and denies lobbying for an 85 percent reduction in artist royalties.

By June 26, 2013

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Apple misinformation

Apple misinformation

By December 17, 1999

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Social media as breaking-news feed: Worse information, faster

commentary The unfolding of breaking news on social media can create a dangerous well of misinformation, witch-hunting, and egomaniacal info-spewing. Time for some ground rules for the Internet.

By April 19, 2013

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Anti-SOPA Internet Society under fire for hiring MPAA executive

After warning Web blacklists would end the "viability of the Internet," the Internet Society hires the Hollywood figure who defends them and accuses critics of spreading "misinformation."

By March 26, 2012

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Researcher says new iPad's charging math is 'wrong'

In a report released today, research firm DisplayMate says the math behind the latest iPad's charging indicator is wrong, providing users with misinformation about when their gadget is fully juiced.

By March 23, 2012

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IE9 the best browser? Not so fast

Browsers are more important than ever, but misinformation, new standards, and evolving tests make it hard to rate them.

By November 3, 2010