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Crave Ep. 102: Mr. Ghost app

This week on Crave, we ain't fraid of no Mr. Ghost iPhone EMF detector. Or any Bluetooth showerhead that sprays songs. Also, play our fun new game "Into It/Not Into It."

By December 7, 2012

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The year of the smart home hits half time

Experts weren't wrong when they predicted a smart-home boom in 2014. Six months later, here's where things stand -- and where they might be headed.

By June 30, 2014

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easyJet passenger harassed by staff for tweeting complaint

An easyJet manager at Glasgow airport threatened to not let a passenger on his flight after he made an angry comment on Twitter.

By September 25, 2013

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Facebook, Oculus hit with legal challenge over rights to Rift tech

ZeniMax, the previous employer of Oculus CTO John Carmack, is claiming the virtual reality headset maker -- now owned by Facebook -- illegally borrowed proprietary tech for the Rift.

By May 1, 2014

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Man tweets he needs spliff; police reply 'awesome'

A Toronto mechanic is desperate for a little marijuana to ease him through the day. The police, however, see his tweet. He loses his job.

By August 16, 2013

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Carl Icahn tweets about large stake in Apple, chat with CEO

Activist investor says he's got a "large position" in the company and spoke with CEO Tim Cook on Tuesday. Apple's stock surged as a result.

By August 13, 2013

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Local hero? Man tweets DUI checkpoint locations

Mr. Checkpoint is a man who alerts thousands of people where police are setting up DUI checkpoints in San Diego and the L.A. county areas. Not everyone approves of his motivations.

By May 26, 2013

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Bercow 'innocent face' tweet found to be libellous

A tweet that merely said, "Why is Lord McAlpine trending? *innocent face*" has been found to be libellous by a high court judge in the UK.

By May 24, 2013

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Teacher projects student's antiteacher tweets in class

A whiny student uses the hashtag #screwyou to complain about his teacher on Twitter. The teacher turns the tables by exposing him in class.

By March 7, 2013

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Mark Consuelos talks tech and 'Alpha House' (Q&A)

The actor behind the "sexy senator" on Amazon's first series answers a few of CNET's questions about technology and the future of television.

By November 14, 2013