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John Oliver exposes what the Internet does to women

Technically Incorrect: In a searing segment that ought to cause a considerable portion of the male population to feel just a little shame, the HBO comedian praises Google's stance on revenge porn. (And mocks Bing.)

By June 22, 2015

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Yahoo's Tumblr taps DataSift for real-time, historic analysis

DataSift will now have access to Tumblr data to help its clients see what's being said about them on the massive service.

By September 16, 2013

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Iraqis claim victory in battle invented as Twitter joke

Technically Incorrect: A man is bored and invents a battle in a fictional Iraqi town called "Cheese Bladder." He tweets it. The rest isn't history.

By June 15, 2015

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As the machines take over, Apple desperately clings to humanity

Technically incorrect: In Monday's announcement of its new music service, Apple is clinging to the hope that people still want to be people and want to believe in other people, rather than in the supremacy of the machines.

By June 8, 2015

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Twitter finds a way to quash offensive tweets

A feature dubbed "quality filtering," available to certain users of Twitter's iOS app, tries to sift out tweets deemed offensive or abusive.

By March 24, 2015

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Three smartwatches way more affordable than the Apple Watch

Before you lose your head and drop at least $350 on Apple's first-gen wrist buddy, check out these low-cost alternatives.

By April 10, 2015

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HTC quietly debuts One E9+ in China with 5.5-inch, Quad HD screen

Without any fanfare, HTC places its first smartphone with a 2,560x1,440-pixel resolution on its Chinese website.

By March 30, 2015

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The best apps to beat loneliness on Valentine's Day

There are mobile apps for everything, including quite a few that help you meet people. It's time to swallow your pride and try online dating.

By February 12, 2015

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Blast zombies with a DIY flamethrower fueled by cornstarch

Maker Ivan Owen built a fully functional flamethrower out of a blowtorch, leaf blower and flour sifter that uses common kitchen goods goods as fuel.

By December 29, 2014

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Facebook unfriends Microsoft's Bing search

The world's largest social network has stopped showing results from the search engine.

By December 12, 2014