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5 Verizon innovations we really hope don't get misused

At its Innovation Center, Verizon displayed a few of the novel tech gadgets it developed in partnership with other companies. Note to evil geniuses: These devices are for the benefit of mankind.

By October 10, 2013

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Man stabbed in neck at BlackBerry BBM party

A man was seriously injured after being stabbed in the neck with a bottle at a BlackBerry party in London.

By April 4, 2012

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Golden-i headset could change the way people save lives

In just a few years, police, fire, and emergency officials may wear a tech-infused headset that could radically transform the way they work. Crave's Christopher MacManus goes heads-on at CES 2013.

By January 10, 2013

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Forget cash. Pay with your Go watch

RumbaTime's Go watches have contactless payment chips and medical info in a colorful timepiece.

By November 18, 2011

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Dying teen's final video goes viral

Texan teen Ben Breedlove posted a two-part video about his heart condition shortly before his death on Christmas morning; a local news station is streaming his funeral today.

By December 29, 2011

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Most Facebook photos are taken while we're drunk, survey says

More than 90 per cent of us have had to untag or remove drunken snaps from Facebook, according to a new survey.

By December 16, 2011

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iPhone app helps save high school b-ball star's life

A California basketball coach downloaded the $1.99 iPhone app Phone Aid to brush up on CPR last week, only to use it the very next day when a student collapsed and his heart stopped beating during practice.

By December 3, 2010

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Mayo Clinic: Man survives 96 minutes without pulse

In what they say may be a first, researchers at the Mayo Clinic helped keep a man with no pulse alive--and healthy--for 96 minutes using continuous chest compressions, 12 defibrillator shocks, and capnography.

By May 2, 2011

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Michael Jackson's death roils Wikipedia

Scores of users insert reports of Michael Jackson's death into entries about him in the online encyclopedia, which are deleted, re-inserted, and deleted again.

By June 25, 2009

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Cool or creepy? Alohar tracks your location, always

The guy who made the blue dot on Google Maps possible is at it again, this time with an even more accurate location technology.

By June 2, 2012