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Apple chastised for unsafe working conditions in supplier factory

China Labor Watch and Green America say the iPhone maker hasn't lived up to its commitments to improve worker conditions in a China factory.

By September 4, 2014

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Unofficial iMessage app for Android appears, likely unsafe

New Android software lets users unofficially tap into Apple's iMessage service, though the security behind the app is suspect.

By September 24, 2013

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'Carry' a stranger's package for $500? What could go wrong?

Startup Carry aims to be the Airbnb that will disrupt FedEx, UPS and the like. It will pay individuals to deliver packages to and from strangers. How safe can it be?

By December 10, 2014

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Norah the jet bike: Horribly unsafe, terribly fun

Hobbyist inventor and several-time Guinness World Record holder Colin Furze has strapped a pulse jet to a rickety old bicycle. Why? Well, in his mad world, why not?

By June 11, 2013

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Elon Musk worries Skynet is only five years off

The Tesla and SpaceX CEO voices fears that artificial intelligence could become dangerous by the end of the decade.

By November 19, 2014

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The reason Mars One colonists could die will surprise you

Humans could begin moving to Mars as soon as 2024 as part of an ambitious Dutch reality-TV/space-exploration project, but a few MIT students say it might not be so simple.

By October 9, 2014

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Siri just might be the world's worst waitress

Jimmy Kimmel is out to show the world just how bad Apple's personal assistant app Siri really is by showing how Siri would perform as a waitress. Crickets, cheese and chowder, anyone?

By October 8, 2014

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Woman says tweets got her removed from JetBlue flight

A JetBlue passenger in Philadelphia claims she was kicked off the flight for tweeting about the pilot's sobriety test.

By October 8, 2014

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Siri won't make you a safer driver

A study claims Apple's Siri is the most distracting hands-free system for drivers, Microsoft makes a pledge to protect student privacy, and Redbox shuts down its streaming service.

By October 7, 2014

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How risky is your Uber ride? Maybe more than you think

When you agree to Uber's terms and conditions, you basically sign your life away, consumer advocates say. So then, what happens when a driver hits you on the head with a hammer, as one passenger claims?

By October 8, 2014