Hoax

03.20.15
Suicide hoax lands Facebook user in psychiatric institution
03.20.15

Suicide hoax lands Facebook user in psychiatric institution

A user from California recently put Facebook's suicide prevention feature to test. According to a...

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01.20.15
Facebook is clamping down on the number of hoaxes in your News Feed
01.20.15

Facebook is clamping down on the number of hoaxes in your News Feed

Sure, I've clicked on a link from Facebook only to discover it was a hoax. Don't judge me. In an e...

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09.30.14
Is this wrist-worn smartphone on Indiegogo a hoax or a fever dream?
09.30.14

Is this wrist-worn smartphone on Indiegogo a hoax or a fever dream?

One downside of Indiegogo's lax attitude to projects is that there's no requirement for a prototyp...

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05.05.14
Apple's heart rate monitoring headphones were a hoax
05.05.14

Apple's heart rate monitoring headphones were a hoax

Remember a couple of days ago when the internet was going all frothy-mouthed over a rumor that App...

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12.12.13
Dear wannabe Bitcoin miners: If it seems too good to be true, it's probably 4Chan
12.12.13

Dear wannabe Bitcoin miners: If it seems too good to be true, it's probably 4Chan

The allure of Bitcoin is understandable. In the past, the digital currency's price has fluctuate...

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12.07.13
PSA: Xbox One is not backwards compatible in dev mode
12.07.13

PSA: Xbox One is not backwards compatible in dev mode

Enabling developer mode on your Xbox One can lead to bad news bears, so doing so is generally ill-a...

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11.20.13
Did Samsung really pay Apple with a convoy of trucks filled with coins?
11.20.13

Did Samsung really pay Apple with a convoy of trucks filled with coins?

No. Stop being so gullible. [Image by: Sh4rp_i]

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09.23.13
Daily Update for September 23, 2013
09.23.13

Daily Update for September 23, 2013

It's the TUAW Daily Update, your source for Apple news in a convenient audio format. You'll get all...

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09.23.13
No, iOS 7 does not make your phone magically waterproof
09.23.13

No, iOS 7 does not make your phone magically waterproof

Ah, the merry pranksters of the interwebs: your gleeful enthusiasm for messing with people shall n...

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