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Google Fiber copycat to deliver 1Gbps broadband in Mississippi

Regional wireless provider C Spire is using the Google Fiber playbook to deliver ultra high-speed broadband in Mississippi. The move could signal a trend in which other companies use the Google business model to bring fiber to other regions of the US.

By March 19, 2014

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Keurig 2.0 brews up DRM to freeze out copycat cups

The brand's next generation of single-serve coffeemakers won't be brewing anything other than Keurig-approved pods.

By March 3, 2014

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China's Xiaomi lands in the US and Europe, but leaves some things behind

Ambitious but cautious, too, the smartphone maker puts the focus of its new online store on accessories like headphones and the Mi Band activity tracker.

By May 18, 2015

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With the One M9, HTC tries to build a 'timeless piece of design'

Curious why the One M9 looks so similar to its predecessor? HTC's Peter Chou says it's intentional.

By March 21, 2015

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Keurig's K-Cup inventor has second thoughts

The inventive individual behind Keurig's wildly successful K-Cup wishes he never had a hand in bringing coffee pods to the world.

By March 5, 2015

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Apple's Schiller: Samsung gained ground thanks to copycat tactics

The head of marketing for Apple says Samsung beat out rivals such as Motorola and Nokia because the latter two companies didn't copy Apple as much.

By November 15, 2013

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Freedom Clip busts your Keurig's DRM coffee shackles

A free gadget turns your Keurig 2.0 into a equal-opportunity coffee machine that sees all single-serve cups as authorized K-Cups.

By February 2, 2015

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Xiaomi puts iPhone 6 Plus in its sights with Mi Note phablet

The Chinese phone maker's new device features a slightly bigger screen and a lighter, thinner body than Apple's biggest phone -- at less than half the price.

By January 14, 2015

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Xiaomi doubled revenue in 2014, raking in $12B

Shipments of handsets from the 4-year-old smartphone maker more than tripled last year, according to the company's CEO.

By January 4, 2015

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Xiaomi, suddenly the world's most valuable startup, raises $1.1B

The co-founder of the Chinese smartphone startup uses Facebook to confirm the financing, which gives it a valuation of $45 billion.

By December 29, 2014