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Ohio school mad at 15-year-old for using 'Madden' phrase

In announcing a middle school football game, a 15-year-old describes one player in Gus Johnson's inimitable phrase, as having "got that getting-away-from-the-cops speed." The student is disciplined.

By Oct. 9, 2013

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BOL 1095: The phrase that pays from Amazon

Amazon's trying to compete with PayPal with a new service that brings one-click shopping into the rest of the non-Amazon world. We also kick around a rumor of Netflix coming to the Wii and discuss Google and Yahoo music searches. Oh and then Cooley and I get deep about business models and copyright. That's near the end though. If you don't like lectures.

By Oct. 29, 2009

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Amazon lets shoppers pay with a phrase

Amazon unveils new PayPhrase feature that aims to let buyers more easily check out by storing names, addresses, and credit card info with a short phrase and ID number.

By Oct. 29, 2009

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BOL 1095: The Phrase that Pays from Amazon

Amazon's trying to compete with PayPal with a new service that brings one-click shopping into the rest of the non-Amazon world. We also kick around a rumor of Netflix coming to the Wii and discuss Google and Yahoo music searches. Oh and then Cooley and I

By Oct. 29, 2009

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MIT researchers create world's trickiest tongue twister

According to speech communication scientists from MIT, "pad kid poured curd pulled cod" is the most difficult phrase to spit out. Give it a try.

By Dec. 9, 2013

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Yell to find your lost iPhone, and it will yell back

​Like the swimming pool game it's named after, this new app is fun. Holler to find your misplaced gadget and it will respond, cluing you in on its location.

By May. 31, 2014

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Want to stump Siri? Try 'What's 3.23 minus 1.27?'

Siri seems to be mathematically challenged when trying to subtract certain numbers with decimal points. She'd rather focus on the calendar. See what you get.

By Dec. 5, 2013

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How to cache offline maps in latest Google Maps for iOS

Google Maps for iOS 2.0 is out and it brings with it an iPad version, along with the ability to cache maps for offline use.

By Jul. 17, 2013

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Bing finally rolls out reverse image search

Image Match now lets Bing users perform a search using an image rather than a word or phrase.

By Mar. 16, 2014