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Top 10 most bizarre tech stories of 2011

In 2011, the tech world saw the release of coveted devices such as the iPhone 4S and the Kindle Fire, along with such spectacular fails as BlackBerry’s worldwide service outage and a hack that crippled Sony’s PlayStation Network.

But that was only part of the story. Along with the good and the bad came … the bizarre.

And by bizarre, we mean the weird gadget creations and unexpected Internet sensations that went viral (cue Rebecca Black’s “Friday”). These strange developments made headlines by pushing the limits of technology in odd new directions — and this year it felt like there were more than ever.

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