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Worst passwords of 2015: Star Wars references sneak onto list

Enough with "123456" already! SplashData's annual list of the worst passwords in use includes some old favorites and some new sci-fi-inspired phrases.

By January 19, 2016

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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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Nine tricks you can do with Google search

Some of the handiest features in Google search may also be its least known. If you type in the right search phrases, it can show detailed information right there, without needing to go to another site.

By February 3, 2015

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Get quick translations on websites with Google's Translate extension

​This extension lets you skip the copy and pasting from one tab to another by offering an easy-to-use right-click menu that translates words or phrases.

By October 15, 2014

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Researchers reveal the language of Kickstarter success

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have analyzed the top phrases of successful -- and unsuccessful -- Kickstarter campaigns. Hint: mentioning cats doesn't hurt.

By January 16, 2014

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France turns nose up at sexting (the word, that is)

The French language is constantly assaulted by English tech phrases. So its most revered cultural body finds a French way of saying things.

By December 21, 2013

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Twitter now letting advertisers target broader keywords

Advertisers want to reach users who are tweeting about concepts, not just specific phrases, and Twitter is now giving them tools to target broader ideas.

By December 11, 2013

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This woman says she is Siri's original voice

Voice actor Susan Bennett tells CNN it all began in 2005, when she was asked to recite words, phrases, and other "nonsensical" things

By October 4, 2013

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Snoop Dogg launches new mobile photo app, 'ya dig?!'

The rapper's "Snoopify" app is jumping on the sticker train, coming complete with images of diamond encrusted chains, joints, and popular Snoop catch-phrases like "Fo Shizzle."

By May 6, 2013

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Swype keyboard app exits beta, enters Google Play

The app monitors users' activity to better understand their writing style and help predict when common words or phrases are at hand, saving input time.

By April 23, 2013