20 hrs ago
Seen At 11: Man's Best Impostor? Fake Service Dogs A Growing Problem
As CBS 2's Maurice DuBois reported, more people are pretending their pets are trained medical companions, which is creating a big problem for people who really them.
Fake Backwards Compatibility Instructions Brick Xbox One
Three days ago, Larry Hryb, better known as Microsoft's Major Nelson, jumped on Twitter to warn Xbox One owners that the supposed backwards compatibility hack is fake and could brick consoles.
French government sub-CA issues unauthorized certificates for Google domains
An intermediate certificate authority registered to the French Ministry of Finance issued rogue certificates for several Google domains without authorization.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Fake UGG boots and Mulberry handbags seized in Newcastle's East End
Trading standards officers opened an Aladdin's cave in a counterfeit swoop and seized A 25,000 of alleged fake goods.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
El Paso Times
Cyber scams: Fake 'work from home,' romance schemes on the rise in El Paso
Phony "work from home" and false romance schemes are among cyber scams that have increased in El Paso this year, FBI officials said Thursday.
Paris Hilton Slams "Stupid Fake Tweet": She Did Not Confuse...
The celeb slammed the Twitter account @DeletedTweets after they posted a screengrab of what looked to be a tweet from the socialite confusing the South African leader for Martin Luther King Jr. when posting about Mandela's death.
The Huffington Post
New Selfie-Help Apps Are Airbrushing Us All Into Fake Instagram Perfection
A few weeks ago, a friend posted a "#carselfie" to Instagram. It was a beautiful photo -- she peered up at the camera from under a beanie and looked positively radiant in the passenger seat of her car -- and I duly "liked" it.
Medical News Today
IFPMA and Global Fund collaborate to help protect patients from fake medicines
The International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Associations and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS , Tuberculosis and Malaria has announced a broad-based partnership to help prevent patients from being harmed by fake medicines.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Eugene Mirman At The Spaceland Ballroom
The comedian's standup is an absurdish mix of observational and anecdotal storytelling.
Asbury Park Press
Press on Your Side: Fake $1.5M Publishers Clearing House prize scammed Neptune woman of $18,000
All she saw was the "sample" Publishers Clearing House check for $1.5 million, a jackpot that would be hers if she contacted an agent soon to claim her prize.
Real or Fake? Don't Buy Counterfeit Gifts [AUDIO]
It's the most wonderful time of the year for scam artists hoping to take advantage of busy holiday shoppers.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
California Republicans Defend Fake Obamacare Site
The California Republican Assembly has come under attack this week for CoveringHealthCareCA.com , which critics claim is a "deceptive" website meant to dissuade Californians from signing up on the state health care exchange.
Bachelor Producer Elan Gale Reveals Airplane Live Tweets Were Fake
It was a Thanksgiving-themed story that seemed too good to be true. Turns out that was exactly the case.
Scott Lewis: Fake Online Reviews Can Mislead Shoppers And Affect Businesses' Bottom Line
When you're shopping for a holiday gift, looking for a good plumber, a nice place to have dinner or a good hotel, do you pay attention to those online reviews? A lot of people do.
The Village Voice
The Pros and Cons of Being Your Own Fake Manager
Are you a musician? Is your group having issues? Ask Fan Landers ! Critic Jessica Hopper has played in and managed bands, toured internationally, booked shows, produced records, worked as a publicist and is the author of The Girls' Guide to Rocking , a how-to for teen ladies.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Report That Paul Walker Death Was Hoax Is Fake
Fast and Furious actor Paul Walker has been reported dead, at age 40 , in a car crash Saturday night.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
e-ReputationManagement.com Warns Against Unethical Marketers and Fake Yelp Reviews
Businesses and individuals in need of reputation repair should avoid any company or service provider who does not adhere to strict ethical standards.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Fake cig seller sentenced
A debt-ridden dad who was caught red-handed selling counterfeit cigarettes at a social club has been given a community order.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Silicon Alley Insider
Model Sues Match.com For $1.5 Billion, Says Her Picture Was Used In 200 Fake Profiles
A New York plaintiffs' lawyer has filed a massive lawsuit accusing Match.com of knowingly approving hundreds, and possibly thousands, of fake profiles using pirated photos.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Fake Chihuly Glass Dealer Sentenced to 5 Months in Prison
A Washington man who passed off generic glass work as the work of renowned Seattle-based glass artist Dale Chihuly was sentenced to five months behind bars.