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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 October 9, 2013

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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 October 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 get deep about business models and copyright. That's near the end though. If you don't like lectures.

By October 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 October 29, 2009

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Samsung teases possibility of a new tablet

A "Galaxy Premiere" invitation sent to the media offers no details but gives a hint of what to expect with the phrase: "Tab Into Color."

By May 15, 2014

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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 March 16, 2014

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Oily Bits: The Combustion Process

It's almost impossible to hear the phrase "Suck, squeeze, bang, blow" and not smile.

By October 30, 2013

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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 December 9, 2013

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'Touchless' Chrome's here: Prepare for more search shouting

Google announced a new extension for Chrome on Tuesday that will allow for voice-activated searching in the desktop browser. Get ready to hear the phrase "OK, Google" a lot more often.

By November 26, 2013

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How to make Chrome's omnibox return only search suggestions

Enter a single character before entering a word or phrase in Chrome's omnibox, and you'll strip out browsing history and bookmark suggestions, leaving you with a clean list of suggested search terms.

By October 7, 2013