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Quirky Spotter Multipurpose Sensor

Despite this gadget's clear potential, there are still too many performance kinks for us to recommend it outright.

Nov. 26, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating Nov. 26, 2013
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Butt-dial to 911 spoils alleged drug deal

A suspected drug deal in Oregon goes awry when the alleged dealer accidentally dials 911 and the dispatcher listens in.

By Mar. 2, 2013

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Far Cry 3 PC server woes spoil single-player fun on launch day

Far Cry 3's PC edition is suffering from borked servers, which gamers say is making single-player mode unplayable.

By Nov. 30, 2012

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What is SurfCast and can it spoil Microsoft's Windows 8 party?

SurfCast is a fresh face in patent litigation that's targeting Redmond's new Tiles concept. But the outfit is familiar to Microsoft, which cited it 47 times in its own patent applications.

By Nov. 1, 2012

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HTC: Low-end smartphones would spoil our brand

When all else fails, hit the burgeoning emerging markets with low-end smartphones to bump the figures. With one exception: struggling smartphone maker HTC thinks that would be beneath it.

By Jun. 13, 2012

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Twitter--too many cooks could spoil this bird

Twitter's power is in being the collective voice of millions of people around the world pulling the conversation in more directions than they can count. Note to the company: Your management should not operate the same way.

By Apr. 14, 2011

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How online tools spoil reality show secrets

Hunting down clues for programs like 'Survivor,' 'The Amazing Race,' and 'American Idol,' fans are turning to social media, Google Earth, and other services. Often, they know what happened months ahead of airing.

By Feb. 22, 2011

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Gates: We've been spoiled by Moore's Law

At the inaugural Techonomy conference, Microsoft chairman says a few areas of technology will enjoy exponential growth, but other segments will grow more slowly.

By Aug. 9, 2010

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Ep. 624: Where only a bad iPhone antenna can spoil 'Inception'

On today's episode of The 404 Podcast, hosts Jeff Bakalar, Wilson G. Tang, and Justin Yu discuss initial reviews of Chris Nolan's "Inception", attempt to predict Steve Jobs' pending announcement about the Apple iPhone 4, and talk 3D TVs with Audiophiliac Steve Guttenberg.

By Jul. 21, 2010

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The 404 624: Where only a bad iPhone antenna can spoil 'Inception' (podcast)

On today's episode of The 404 Podcast, hosts Jeff Bakalar, Wilson G. Tang, and Justin Yu discuss initial reviews of Chris Nolan's "Inception," attempt to predict Steve Jobs' pending announcement about the Apple iPhone 4, and talk 3D TVs with Audiophiliac Steve Guttenberg.

By Jul. 16, 2010