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Driver follows GPS off disused bridge, and wife dies, police say

Technically Incorrect: Sheriffs in Indiana say that a man was following his GPS too slavishly and drove his car onto a ramp leading to a demolished bridge.

By March 30, 2015

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School principals threaten parents with police if kids play 'Grand Theft Auto'

Technically Incorrect: A group of British school principals send a letter to parents saying that violent adult-rated video games risk getting them into serious trouble.

By March 29, 2015

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YouTube video of cop berating Uber driver leads to investigation

Technically Incorrect: An Uber driver is subjected to racially tinged, angry invective from an NYPD officer, while a passenger films the whole thing.

By April 1, 2015

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Apparent iPhone thief reveals face to world with selfie-shooting streak

After a woman's iPhone was taken at a bar, she says she found dozens of selfies by a stranger that were being automatically uploaded to her Facebook.

By March 27, 2015

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WhatsApp for Android now offers voice calling to all users

The new feature could help WhatsApp better compete with the likes of Skype and Viber, which offer both chatting and voice calling.

By March 31, 2015

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Florida police seek to stop Craigslist crimes

The growing number of crimes and attacks related to online classifieds has states like Florida seeking ways to make these transactions safer.

By March 20, 2015

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Woman threatens to bomb cable building after tech doesn't show, police say

Technically Incorrect: A Nebraska woman is arrested after losing her temper so much on the phone to Time Warner Cable that she allegedly threatened to blow up TWC's building, which was then evacuated.

By March 11, 2015

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Facebook pics led police to murder suspect, say police

A man wanted by police in connection with murder since 2003 is allegedly spotted by an officer on the Facebook pages of his family members and associates. None of his neighbors say they knew about his past.

By November 16, 2014

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Police launch blurry YouTube channel for bodycam footage

Technically Incorrect: Seattle police, taking part in a pilot program to test the use of bodycams, creates a YouTube channel to release the footage. But it's heavily redacted.

By March 1, 2015

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Man sues police for turning off dashcam during arrest

Technically Incorrect: In St. Louis, the use of cameras offers another controversy. A man claims police tried to cover up alleged rough treatment as they arrested him.

By February 18, 2015