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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.

By December 1, 2006

3.5 stars Editors' rating December 1, 2006

This product is available directly from the manufacturer's Web site.

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First man convicted in child predator sting with virtual girl Sweetie

An Australian man with previous child pornography charges is believed to have been the first convicted in an operation using a CGI child to lure predators.

By October 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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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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Hack a Hobbit sword to find Wi-Fi

No goblin or orc battles necessary to feel like a hero. With this easy hack from Spark Core, you can transform Bilbo Baggins' Sting sword into a glowing detector of unsecured Wi-Fi.

By December 31, 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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Miami police impounding Lyft drivers' cars

In a sting operation, Miami police are posing as Lyft riders and having the drivers' cars towed for operating illegally.

By June 7, 2014

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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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HBO signs up for Amazon Prime, Fire TV

In a deal that's sure to sting Netflix, Amazon licenses HBO programs for its Prime Instant Video service exclusively -- but no "Game of Thrones" -- and says HBO Go app will be on its Fire TV media-streaming box later this year.

By April 23, 2014