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Motorcyclist caught going 150 mph: The machine made me do it

A Miami Beach teen, filmed by police going at ridiculous speeds on wet roads, says "the motorcycle took control of me."

By Jun. 15, 2014

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Jony Ive on Tim Cook's Apple: Nothing has changed

In a New York Times profile, Apple's head of design says the values and tones Steve Jobs established are still in place.

By Jun. 15, 2014

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Teen, upset at not getting iPhone for Xmas, allegedly pulls knife on dad

A Massachusetts 18-year-old is allegedly so upset that his dad didn't give him the ultimate status symbol that he is cut to the quick.

By Dec. 27, 2013

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Your phone will never love you back (and you shouldn't want it to)

Commentary: Futurist Ray Kurzweil says our devices will soon be able to process and mimic human emotions. But even if that's possible, it's not exactly a great idea.

By Jun. 20, 2014

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Conan: Bill Gates a total failure, I am LinkedIn's Gladwell

Conan O'Brien steps up to be a LinkedIn influencer. His first post, which may not have been written by him at all, reveals that his aspirations are truly exalted.

By Oct. 20, 2013

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Restaurant offers 50 percent discount for turning off phone

A restaurant owner in Israel has had enough of cell phone chatter and mute couples staring into their phones during dinner. So he's offering an incentive.

By Nov. 23, 2013

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White House to rule soon on petition to deport Justin Bieber

An online petition that secured 220,000 signatures has forced the US government to consider the fate of the Canadian pop star. The White House's press secretary says it is being mulled.

By Jan. 31, 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 Aug. 16, 2013

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Tech ads of 2013: Google best, Apple, Microsoft worst

Tech saw a very competitive atmosphere that was reflected in much of the advertising. Some companies clearly put thought into their work. Others occasionally panicked.

By Dec. 29, 2013

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Bieber tweets most of phone number, real people driven mad

The singing wunderkind tweets a Dallas phone number--minus the last digit--asking someone to call. Was it meant to be a direct message? Those with a similar number are deluged with calls.

By Mar. 10, 2012