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Driver follows GPS off disused bridge, and wife dies, police say

Technically Incorrect: Sheriffs in Indiana say that a man was following his GPS too slavishly and drove his car onto a ramp leading to a demolished bridge.

By March 30, 2015

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Google I/O 2014

All the news from the annual Google I/O event, including the latest on Android.

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Scantily clad booth babes at tech trade shows get wardrobe check

RSA Conference follows other associations in writing new dress codes for its exhibitors. And that means no more tube tops, minidresses or bodysuits for women -- or men -- staffing their booths.

By March 31, 2015

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Fancy a game of Pac-Man? Head to Google Maps

Google has turned Google Maps into a fully playable game of Pac-Man you can tackle right now. Amazing.

By March 31, 2015

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As April Fools' arrives, Google flips out and T-Mobile goes to the dogs

The search giant pulls an about-face and the wireless carrier puts on a dog-and-pony show for April Fools' Day. Also: Microsoft's MS-DOS Mobile, Motorola's premium selfie stick and Samsung's smart knife.

By March 31, 2015

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Mind-blowing tattoo makes man look like machine

A tattoo with amazing 3D-looking depth makes a man's arm look like it belongs to a shape-shifting android with peeling skin. Even famous street artist Banksy thinks it's cool.

By March 26, 2015

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Adam West: 'If I didn't love Batman, I'd be a little bit strange'

The inimitable Adam West talks about playing Batman once again for a special level based on the much-loved 1960s TV show in LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, and why he's the "luckiest actor in the world".

By November 26, 2014

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Google pushes Chrome OS software, with or without Chromebooks

Google announces new Chromebook laptops and an intriguing new device called the Chromebit that pushes Google's operating system without trying to sell you a laptop.

By March 31, 2015

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Pebble Time proves to be hotter than Coolest Cooler on Kickstarter

Pebble has recaptured the top spot for most-funded project, with its new smartwatch raising more than $20.3 million from backers, far surpassing the initial goal of $500,000.

By March 30, 2015

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No Surface Mini? What Microsoft didn't announce

In spite of leaks indicating a mini ARM-based Surface was to launch at Tuesday's gathering, no such device materialized. What happened?

By May 20, 2014

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No, Flappy Bird developer didn't give up on $50,000 a day

Although the hit game is no longer available, more than 50 million people who downloaded it are still generating millions, or billions, of ad impressions, and Dong Nguyen is still getting paid.

By February 11, 2014