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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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PreTweet saves you from looking like an idiot on social media

No more "amazeballs"! Avoid looking like a twit on Twitter by using the PreTweet service to scrub out overused words everybody is tired of seeing on social media.

By October 22, 2014

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My five favorite free Windows utilities

Whenever I set up a new PC, these are the first programs I install.

By October 15, 2014

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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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Dictionary.com launches new app for word nerds

In honour of Dictionary Day, Dictionary.com has launched a brand new iOS app, with a luxuriance of lexical treats for logophiles.

By October 16, 2014

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Najahak! New Game of Thrones app teaches you to speak Dothraki

The comprehensive new iOS app teaches you to pronounce and converse in the fictional language, spoken by the nomadic Dothraki people.

By October 14, 2014

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Hotelpower, the new site that pinky promises to be cheaper

You don't need a new hotel booking site? Oh, but what about one that will get you a better price? And LIfestyle Cash to spend.

By October 14, 2014

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Hide text predictions in iOS 8

If you find the predictive text engine to be nothing but a distraction, then you can hide your keyboard's suggestions temporarily or disable the feature altogether.

By October 3, 2014

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Crazy (but useful) free keyboards for iOS 8

We've already seen the early swipe keyboards for iOS, but this collection of free apps has some of the more wacky alternatives that still manage to be useful.

By October 1, 2014

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Police-boosted parental control app is a privacy mess, says report

So-called Internet safety software ComputerCop, often given to families for free by their local police departments, puts children and personal data at risk, a new report alleges.

By October 1, 2014