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Hate your cable company? Superfast, wireless Internet is coming

A startup called Starry hopes to roll out a nationwide wireless broadband network to compete with local cable and phone companies.

By January 27, 2016

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'Day of the Dead Devices' altar honors technology past

Who hasn't hung onto a defunct Walkman or a dead cell phone? The inanimate technology of our past joins a cultural tradition for an elaborate Día de Los Muertos altar here in CNET's office.

By November 2, 2015

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So what's a brand-new (defunct) Coda sedan electric car worth?

Electric cars from the defunct Coda company are going for fire sale prices online.

By February 26, 2014

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Aereo bankruptcy auction fetches less than $2 million

An attorney for the defunct streaming-TV service calls the results disappointing. The company had expected to bring in anywhere from $4 million to $31.2 million.

By February 26, 2015

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Porsche 959: Another reason why the 80s were awesome

With its roots planted in the now defunct Group B Rally series the 959 brought together the best the German manufacturer had to offer. XCAR took this beast out for a spin to relive the magic.

By September 25, 2014

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Nokia's defunct MeeGo finds new life as Sailfish

A Finnish startup created by former Nokia executives is hoping to break through with their fledgling mobile operating system.

By December 18, 2012

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Semiconductor factory turned into high-tech indoor veggie farm

A defunct factory in Japan has a new life as an LED-powered indoor farm that turns out 10,000 heads of lettuce per day.

By July 10, 2014

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Record labels join movie studios in suing MegaUpload, Dotcom

RIAA lawsuit accuses the defunct file-sharing service of "massive copyright infringement" of music.

By April 10, 2014

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MegaUpload slapped with suit by six major Hollywood studios

The MPAA says the now-defunct file-sharing site should pay millions because it allegedly infringed on copyrighted movies and TV shows, while encouraging others to do the same.

By April 7, 2014

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Maker builds real-life Flappy Bird in a box

Flappy Bird isn't dead, it's just taken on a new form. Maker Fawn Qiu talks about building a playable real-world version of the defunct game.

By February 19, 2014