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After Raid, San Francisco Reporter Seeks Return of Property
Chinese Man Guilty of Defrauding Apple Out of 1,500 iPhones
Mobile App to Warn Gropers, Get Help Proves Popular in Japan

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Chinese Man Guilty of Defrauding Apple Out of 1,500 iPhones

After Raid, San Francisco Reporter Seeks Return of Property

By Andrew Selsky |
Over the span of two years, a Chinese national in Oregon sent devices that looked like iPhones to Apple, saying they wouldn't turn on and should be replaced under warranty - b...

Virtual Reality Helps Police Learn to Interact with Autistic

Virtual Reality Helps Police Learn to Interact with Autistic

By Michael Balsamo | May 25
An autistic man walks out of a store without paying for a toy he picked up. He's followed by a storekeeper demanding he come back inside. The situation quickly escalates, and police are called.

NASA's First-of-Kind Tests Look to Manage Drones in Cities

NASA's First-of-Kind Tests Look to Manage Drones in Cities

By Scott Sonner | May 25
NASA has launched the final stage of a four-year effort to develop a national traffic management system for drones, testing them in cities for the first time beyond the operator's line of sight.

Facebook: Fake Account Removal Doubles in 6 Months to 3B

Facebook: Fake Account Removal Doubles in 6 Months to 3B

By Barbara Ortutay | May 25
Facebook removed more than 3 billion fake accounts from October to March, twice as many as the previous six months, the company said Thursday. Nearly all of them were caught before they had a chance to become "active" users of the social network.

Swiping Era is Fading. How a New Dating App Creates Community

Swiping Era is Fading. How a New Dating App Creates Community

May 24
The dating app is getting an overhaul thanks to Taimi App, which aims to reimagine how members of the LGBTQ connect to one another.

Israeli Scientists Brew Beer with Revived Ancient Yeasts

Israeli Scientists Brew Beer with Revived Ancient Yeasts

By Ilan Ben Zion | May 24
Israeli researchers raised a glass Wednesday to celebrate a long-brewing project of making beer and mead using yeasts extracted from ancient clay vessels —some over 5,000 years old.