259 Results for

sting

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Simgo

Simgo turns your iPhone or Samsung Galaxy phone into a local native and dodges those shocking international costs.

February 21, 2014

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See how a jellyfish stings in microscopic slo-mo

Forget Shark Week. The box jellyfish is way more dangerous, and its mechanism for injecting venom can only be witnessed with a microscope.

By August 18, 2014

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WidowPC Sting 517D

The WidowPC Sting 517D is a unique conversation piece and gaming powerhouse, but costs more than similarly configured systems from big-name vendors.

December 1, 2006

3.5 stars Editors' rating December 1, 2006

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C2 Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray: The origin of species

With the Stingray name making a comeback to the Corvette vernacular, XCAR takes a look back at the C2 'Vette, the original Ray.

27 Images By June 19, 2014

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Police force plans to live-tweet its prostitution sting

The Prince George's County Police Department in Maryland decides it's public-spirited to live-tweet a round-up of those who solicit prostitutes, pictures and all. It calls its move "progressive."

By May 1, 2014

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Craigslist sting: How a photographer got his stolen camera back

San Francisco Bay Area photography enthusiast Jeff Hu hatched an elaborate Craigslist sting operation to recover his beloved shooter.

By March 26, 2013

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Student sets up video sting, allegedly catches teacher

Using two cell phones set to record video -- to ensure all angles are covered -- a high school student lies in wait to catch an alleged backpack thief. There is a surprise.

By February 27, 2013

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FBI cybercrime sting leads to 24 arrests

Law enforcement poses as hackers to identify "carders" from around the world who allegedly make money off stolen credit-card, bank-account and personal-identification information.

By June 26, 2012

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Charges dropped against husband in Facebook sting

A man whom police believed to have been duped by a fake Facebook profile created by his estranged wife, persuades police that he knew it was her all along.

By June 9, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1398: The Bing sting (podcast)

Is Microsoft copying Google's search results? Probably: but how bad is that, really? Or is it just smart? Plus, the ISP conflict of interest nightmare scenario comes to pass in Canada, and it's bad news for everyone. Are you watching, DOJ? Plus, a lawsuit accuses AT&T of overcharging for data, and petri meat is coming, people. You just wait. --Molly

By February 1, 2011