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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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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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Amazon puts Zombie Apocalypse clause into terms and conditions

Technically Incorrect: In the fine print for a games-development engine called Lumberyard, Amazon allows itself a smile. Unless it knows something we don't, of course.

By February 10, 2016

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W12 versus V12: Why Bentley spells awesome with a W

When you opt for 12 cylinders in a Bentley you don't get a V12. Instead you are presented with the might of a W12. But why?

By March 16, 2015

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FCC spells out Net neutrality rules -- in 400 pages

The Federal Communications Commission releases the details of the rules it passed last month that regulate how Internet providers can treat data, videos and other content.

By March 12, 2015

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Google challenges you to a spelling bee with 'Spell Up' for Chrome

Spell for points with a new Google-built Chrome game that pumps up your spelling while testing your word skills.

By May 13, 2014

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Wait, Google's 'moon shots' cost how much???

Alphabet, Google's new parent company known for ambitious projects, reveals just how much innovation costs. All that spending has helped it become the most valuable in the world, topping Apple.

By February 1, 2016