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South Carolina punishes hundreds of inmates for using Facebook

The South Carolina prison system disciplines prisoners accessing Facebook with the same severity it would for murder, rape, rioting, escape and hostage-taking, according to the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

By February 12, 2015

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Man arrested for refusing to give phone passcode to border agents

Technically Incorrect: A Quebec resident believes his cell phone is personal. So when Canadian border agents wanted to search it, he says no.

By March 6, 2015

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Wearable device punishes inactivity

A wearable set of sensors can tell when you stop moving or thinking and prods you back into activity with a series of unpleasant sensations.

By December 9, 2013

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Nokia Lumia 2520 declassified: Inside the punishing development of a new tablet

Nokia sat on the sidelines of the tablet race for years, but it's finally entering the game with the new 2520. This is the story of how that tablet came to be, and of how Nokia hopes to build many more.

By November 20, 2013

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Qualcomm faces likely $1B fine in China, with a silver lining

The pricey penalty would bring resolution to a long-running antitrust investigation in a country where Qualcomm generates half its revenue.

By February 9, 2015

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Journalist with links to Anonymous sentenced to 5 years in prison

Barrett Brown drew the attention of law enforcement after posting a public link to data stolen in the 2011 hack of security think tank Stratfor.

By January 22, 2015

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US imposes sanctions on North Korea over Sony hack

In response to the hack attack on Sony Pictures over its film "The Interview," President Barack Obama issues an executive order designed to punish the country the FBI says was responsible.

By January 2, 2015

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Ep. 1303: Where stupidity will be punished

Today Jeff Bakalar and Bridget Carey try to come up with something that's worse than "Sharknado," deconstruct a Tennessee man's nonsensical Apple lawsuit, and laugh at the RIAA's inability to convince a woman they sued to help them combat piracy.

By July 15, 2013

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The 404 1303: Where stupidity will be punished (podcast)

Today Jeff Bakalar and Bridget Carey try to come up with something that's worse than "Sharknado," deconstruct a Tennessee man's nonsensical Apple lawsuit, and laugh at the RIAA's inability to convince a woman they sued to help them combat piracy.

By July 15, 2013

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See inside the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus with new teardown

Intrepid wreckers have broken into the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus to reveal their secrets -- and found out how easily they smash.

By September 19, 2014