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Fire Phone one year later: Why Amazon's smartphone flamed out

The failure of the Fire Phone, which hit the market a year ago on Saturday, offers some lessons on what companies need to do -- and avoid -- when trying to create a successful smartphone.

By July 24, 2015

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NASA's Ceres maps show color-coded features and new official, mythical names

The geological features on dwarf planet Ceres are now named after agricultural gods and goddesses, while we're still waiting to hear about the sci-fi names chosen for features of Pluto's moon.

By July 29, 2015

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The 404 Show 1,621: Back to the Future comic, Batman's code, Jeff Goldblum

Russ Frushtick joins the show to talk about international robot fighting challenges, the Back to the Future comic coming later this year, Logitech's Logi rebrand, Batman and his silly code and helps Jeff honor the great Jeff Goldblum.

By July 10, 2015

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Teaching kids to code, using Minecraft's building blocks

Young Minecraft architects can now start getting an education in programming while they play the popular 3D video game.

By June 23, 2015

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Heinz in hot sauce after ketchup bottle's QR code links to porn site

Technically Incorrect: Heinz allows a domain for a promotion to lapse and who should slip into it instead? Oh, no.

By June 19, 2015

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Kanye vs. Code? Rapping computer is almost ready to battle

By using some network architecture that's sick, this rapping code knows the best rhymes to pick.

By May 21, 2015

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Video showing how to launch a nuke is equally captivating and chilling

Physicist Derek Muller walks through the process by which one of the world's most destructive forces could have been unleashed. It's frighteningly simple.

By July 28, 2015

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Girls just want to code. The trick is making sure they don't stop

The best way to recruit more women into tech? Convince them when they're young that tech is cool.

By May 8, 2015

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How girls who code hope to inspire the next generation

While 57 percent of bachelor's degrees are earned by women, just 12 percent of computer science degrees are awarded to women, according to Code.org. CNET sat down with several girls, sixth graders to high school seniors, who are already working to change that statistic and have advice for girls who want to start to code.

May 8, 2015

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Cyberattack hits hard at popular coding site Github

A debilitating onslaught of Internet traffic directed at Github appears to be focused on shutting down anticensorship tools.

By March 30, 2015