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Viral video shows how easily predators lure kids on social media

A YouTube video of a "social experiment" exploring the vulnerability of underage kids to predators on social networks gets more than 17 million views in just two days.

By August 12, 2015

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Does this footage show the mutilation of Hitchbot? (Um, no)

Technically Incorrect: Alleged surveillance camera video emerges that claims to show what really happened to the hitchhiking robot cut down in its prime in Philadelphia. It's surely fake.

By August 4, 2015

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Watch out! Twitter, Snapchat fall victim to quirky iOS bug

With a simple string of offending characters, a prankster can crash your iOS device via Snapchat or Twitter.

By May 29, 2015

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Google Maps hit with White House racial slur vandalism

The search giant has been embarrassed by recent stunts targeting Google Maps, reminiscent of "Google Hacks" designed to change search results to make political statements.

By May 19, 2015

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This is what happens when an Apple store employee tries to sell you a Microsoft Surface

Technically Incorrect: A prankster troupe invades an Apple store, masquerading as employees. What results is instructive.

By March 25, 2015

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Mark Hamill will play The Trickster again in 'The Flash'

Fresh off "The Force Awakens," Mark Hamill will reprise his role as The Trickster in the 17th episode of The CW's TV series "The Flash."

By December 8, 2014

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This might make you think twice about taking a call in public

Think public space is yours for talking loudly on your phone? Some folks in Beverly Hills, Calif., did, so a prankster hilariously crashed their gabfest.

By May 30, 2014

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Neighbor banned from Web after naked man shows up at woman's house

In an apparent attempt at humor, Jason Willis put his neighbor's address and picture in a Craigslist sex-solicitation ad. Soon, she was receiving male callers, one of whom was not exactly dressed.

By February 14, 2014

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Smart wig on and lightsaber packed, I visit the future

In the second part of a two-part piece of speculative fiction, Crave's Eric Mack time-travels to a day when everything is a little more awesome.

By January 5, 2014

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Pranksters have fun with 'newtgingrich.com'

It's a mystery who's behind a prank that's sending Gingrich supporters to Web sites related to controversies in which he's embroiled.

By December 21, 2011