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Two women, desperate for original selfie, carve initials into Rome's Colosseum

Technically Incorrect: Two Californian women are arrested after defacing the landmark's walls with a coin. Bystanders report them to police.

By March 10, 2015

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The first Apple Watch ads are in Vogue (surprise!)

Technically Incorrect: The March issue of Vogue features 12 pages of ads for Apple's new and possibly revolutionary gadget, says Advertising Age.

By February 25, 2015

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Watch man's proposal while free-falling at 10,000 feet

A GoPro camera. A wedding ring. And lots and lots of plummeting. It's the recipe for one truly daring proposal -- and you can watch.

By January 6, 2015

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Toasters don't get more average than this

With a quintessential build and so-so performance, this is the $30 toasteriest $30 toaster that ever $30 toastered

By December 15, 2014

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The rise and fall of fitness trackers

Looking ahead to 2015, wearable technology's most successful gaggle of gadgets to date is set to lose steam to the smartwatch.

By January 1, 2015

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Selfies take flight with Nixie wearable drone

Imagine the profile pictures you could snap with a wearable camera that's also drone. CNET's Sumi Das has more on Nixie, a device that wowed judges at Intel's "Make It Wearable" contest.

By November 11, 2014

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Google's Eric Schmidt: Steve Jobs is my hero

Google and Apple are bitter rivals, but during a talk, Google's executive chairman opens up about his old friend and why "we could all aspire to be a small percentage of Steve."

By October 2, 2014

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What's Wil Wheaton's current obsession? He tells Larry King

On "Larry King Now," the actor discusses geekdom, gaming, Net neutrality, his new show, and the role closest to his heart.

By May 23, 2014

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Why smartphone design matters (Smartphones Unlocked)

Even if you slap a case on your brand-new smartphone, the handset's aesthetics matter more than you might think.

By May 5, 2014

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BlackBerry diaries: the verdict

With a week of the Q10 done and dusted, Nic Healey reflects on his experiences with the hardware and the operating system.

By April 11, 2014