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SpaceX reveals fiery end to rocket on Twitter, Vine

Instead of landing softly on the bobbing ocean platform meant to receive it, SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket tipped, crashed and burst into flames. It's all on display via Twitter and Vine.

By January 16, 2015


Digital movie sales climb 47 percent in 2013

While overall digital home entertainment spending remains fairly steady at $18.2 billion, digital movies sales shoot through the roof raking in $1.19 billion.

By January 8, 2014


Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

Readers ask about what is considered extreme heat output for Apple's MacBook systems, among other questions.

By August 9, 2013


Home video numbers are up, but little reward for Netflix

Hollywood is a long way from returning to the days when consumers were paying $30 for a DVD and spending $4 to rent a single title. Still, digital revenue is showing some positive signs.

By July 30, 2012


Google schemes with Schemer

Google has quietly released social-activity service Schemer, which is using Google , and which is currently in invitation-only beta.

By December 12, 2011


Leave it to a cheap fan to take down a fancy computer

A year ago when I first noticed a green dot appearing on my PowerMac G5's display I was a bit disappointed, but not fully surprised because LCD pixels are known to die, go dim, or get stuck in a specific color. Not thinking much of it I dismissed it as a common issue and continued to use my computer; however, these dots were going to soon become a larger problem for me.

By July 26, 2010


Blu-ray sales up 91 percent in first half of 2009

Despite the recession, the Blu-ray format appears to be putting up relatively decent sales and rental numbers. Overall, however, the home entertainment industry is still contracting.

By July 16, 2009


Intel: HP accounts for 20 percent of annual sales

In its annual report, Intel says Hewlett-Packard accounted for 20 percent of its revenue in 2008, up from 17 percent in 2007.

By February 23, 2009


With EliteBook laptop, HP gets tough

HP announced the EliteBook semirugged laptop, a 14.1-inch portable that meets MIL-STD-810F specifications for vibration, dust, humidity, altitude, and temperature.

By June 10, 2008


Subwoofer set-up guide

Merely buying a great subwoofer is no guarantee you'll wind up with great bass — properly setting it up in your home is crucial. This guide will tell you how to get the most from your subwoofer.

By May 14, 2008