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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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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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Might Apple have a future as a fashion conglomerate?

With tech apparently heading toward inevitable wearability, might Cupertino be tempted to have a few smaller high-tech/high fashion brands under its wing?

By July 6, 2014

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China lashes out at Google, Apple for allegedly stealing state secrets

Chinese state-run media outlets are calling on the government to punish "pawns" of the NSA's Prism surveillance program.

By June 4, 2014

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How Netflix, HBO, ESPN punish international travelers

Several popular services don't work in many places outside the U.S., penalizing paying subscribers. This makes no sense in 2013. The services - and Hollywood - are to blame.

By January 18, 2013

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China derides US industrial cyberspying accusation

An indictment accusing five Chinese officers of hacking US companies is wrong and should be withdrawn, a minister says. Is industrial espionage just part of national security?

By May 20, 2014

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Teacher allegedly breaks into student's phone

A UK teacher allegedly takes drastic action to prove that a student is in an "inappropriate relationship."

By May 19, 2014

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Apple v. Samsung patent trial recap: How it all turned out (FAQ)

The tech companies battled in a San Jose, Calif., court over patents. CNET breaks down what happened during the monthlong trial.

By May 7, 2014

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In patent war, Apple and Samsung may both be losers

The world’s largest makers of smartphones were awarded damages in their patent trial. But their reputations likely took a hit.

By May 4, 2014