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Obscenely overpriced phones and tablets, Ep. 124

On this week's Crave, we hug our diamond-covered smartphone, dig in the dirt for old E.T. game cartridges, and look to the skies for a pizza delivered by octocopter.

By June 7, 2013

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Crave Ep. 124: Obscenely overpriced phones and tablets

On this week's Crave, we hug our diamond-covered smartphone, dig in the dirt for old E.T. game cartridges, and look to the skies for a pizza delivered by DomiCopter.

By June 7, 2013

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PayPal reverses its ban on 'obscene' e-books

Back-and-forth talks between the online payment company and e-publishers leads PayPal to change its position on the sale of e-books containing bestiality, rape, incest, and underage erotica.

By March 13, 2012

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PayPal demands 'obscene' e-books be pulled

Working to comply with banking and credit card partners' rules, PayPal tells certain e-book publishers to get rid of books with bestiality, rape, incest, and underage erotica or else.

By March 7, 2012

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Twitter's first obscenity, and other 6th birthday memories

Within 30 minutes of launch, many of the elements that make Twitter what it is today were already in evidence. Join us for a quick look back at the very beginning.

By March 21, 2012

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Twitter's first obscenity (and other 6th birthday memories)

Within 30 minutes of launch, many of the elements that make Twitter what it is today were already in evidence. Join us for a quick look back to the very beginning.

By March 21, 2012

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Obscene tweet on Russian president's Twitter feed

It's not often that a head of state tweets the phrase "stupid sheep getting f***ed in the mouth,", yet these words appear on the Twitter feed of Russian President Dmitri Medvedev.

By December 7, 2011

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Obscenity-laden e-mail leads to Facebook boycott

Dissatisfied movie patron marshals Facebook outrage after receiving an offensive response to complaints about her movie-going experience.

By February 26, 2010

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Obscene tweet gets Vodafone rep suspended

A customer service employee posts a homophobic tweet on Vodafone's official Twitter page. The company is forced to apologize, and he is suspended.

By February 6, 2010

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CNET UK Podcast 142: What do you do about Internet obscenity?

This week was a big one for news, with the Palm Pre reported to be launching soon in the UK. We also discussed the sale of The Pirate Bay and standardised mobile phone chargers

By July 3, 2009