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Google 'completely wrong' and all you get are Romney pics

In one of the stranger algorithmic occurrences, a simple Google search unearths a very personal and political result. Oh, those pinkos at Google.

By October 10, 2012


Google Books now finds, defines, translates text

Company beefs up its Google e-books by enabling readers to search for occurrences of a highlighted word as well as call up a definition or translation.

By May 20, 2011


How to diagnose a Mac that will not boot after updating

On rare occurrences people may find that after updating their Macs the system will not boot. Here are some steps that may help clear the problem.

By January 12, 2011


Inability to type specific characters in OS X

In rare occurrences, people have found that some keys or keystrokes on their systems do not seem to be working properly. Sometimes they only work in some applications, but other times may not work when specific modifier keys are pressed.

By November 8, 2010


Free hard drive space mysteriously disappears

On relatively rare occurrences hard drives may incorrectly handle unused space on the drive, resulting in the disk behaving like it's full but still possibly reporting a fair amount of free space available.

By April 7, 2009


Black cheese? Burger King Japan unveils burger dark as night

Burger King Japan takes a trip to the Dark Side by offering an unusual burger stacked with startlingly black cheese. But don't worry, it's all edible.

By September 12, 2014


Vizio TVs recalled over topple-prone stands

The recall extends to 245,000 Vizio E-series TVs sold between late 2013 and mid-2014, sized 39 and 42 inches, because of faulty stands that suffer from "risk of tip over."

By August 7, 2014


Robot 'suicide' after becoming tired of housework?

An Austrian cleaning robot allegedly immolates itself on a kitchen hotplate. Because, you know, housework.

By November 13, 2013


California thinking may backfire for Google's new self-driving car

Commentary: Google is a leader in self-driving cars, but its new, steering-wheel -free model may not resonate globally.

By May 28, 2014


Take-home test may detect early signs of Alzheimer's

Counting quarters and naming animals are part of a quick written test that could help determine if you may be prone to Alzheimer's disease.

By January 14, 2014