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GPS spelling mistake sends American the wrong way, and onto TV

Technically Incorrect: Noel Santillan rented a car on arrival in Iceland and spelled the name of his destination incorrectly. A long and fascinating journey ensued, and took him all the way to celebrity.

By February 4, 2016

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Eric Schmidt wants 'spell-checkers' for hate and harassment

In an opinion piece in The New York Times, Alphabet's executive chairman seems to align himself with others who want to tinker with the Internet.

By December 8, 2015

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This is what happens when you swing an iPhone around your head (while skiing)

Technically Incorrect: A video of a man skiing down a mountain and apparently swinging an iPhone 6 around on a string mesmerizes YouTube.

By February 7, 2016

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Google, now Alphabet, spells success with mobile, YouTube

Google is known for driverless cars, but when it comes to the tech giant's immediate future, all signs point to mobile ads and its massive video site. Its latest earnings top estimates.

By October 22, 2015

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Google comes under Alphabet's spell today

The company says today's the day it wraps up the transformation into a holding company for its numerous businesses.

By October 2, 2015

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3D-printed magic wand zings rubber bands instead of spells

The Loom Launcher toys on Kickstarter include a series of rubber-band guns, but the real gems are the magic wands.

By September 21, 2015

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Powerful domestic violence Super Bowl ad shows one text can make the difference

Technically Incorrect: A simple ad, made with some NFL sponsorship, dramatizes a problem with which the NFL itself is familiar.

By February 5, 2016

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I talk like a robot now and it's all Siri's fault

Commentary: My gadgets' voice assistants are cool and convenient, but speaking to a soulless machine has made me sound like one, too.

By February 9, 2016

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For Super Bowl, Audi says astronauts will love its car

Retired spacemen can get depressed. Until, that is, they get behind the wheel of Audi's R8 V10 Plus. At least that's what Audi wants you to believe.

By February 6, 2016

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Watch a robot golfer make a hole-in-one on the PGA Tour

Technically Incorrect: You knew it had to come to this. A robot golfer tees up on a par 3 at a PGA tournament and upstages everyone.

By February 5, 2016