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Meet Matchstick, Mozilla's $25 Chromecast alternative

Is the world big enough for another streaming Internet dongle? Mozilla and Matchstick sure hope so, as they announce the first Firefox OS device that's not a smartphone.

By September 30, 2014

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$20 Ultraviolet dongle on the way -- but will anyone buy it?

A new HDMI dongle aims to make it easier for Ultraviolet users to access their digital lockers -- but is it really bringing anything new to the table?

By August 6, 2014

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Following Google and Roku, Amazon plans a TV dongle?

The long-rumored TV-streaming device from Amazon will be a thumb-sized stick like Chromecast, according to a report.

By March 17, 2014

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Vevo on Chromecast, one dongle closer to world domination (Q&A)

Vevo is one of Chromecast's newest apps, but for Vevo CEO Rio Caraeff, it's one more step in reinventing the music video and taking over the globe, he tells CNET in an exclusive interview.

By December 10, 2013

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Two people fired over PyCon 'dongle' joke

After a man made a "dongle" joke at a tech conference, two people lost their jobs: the man who made the joke — and the woman who publicly called him out.

By March 21, 2013

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Sony's Smart Stick is a £100 smart TV dongle for Bravias

Sony's new gadget adds smart TV features to your boring old Bravia, but it's far more expensive than similar alternatives from Google and Sky.

By September 17, 2013

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Google's new Chromecast dongle plays hard to get

Google's new $35 streaming hardware is now listed only as "coming soon" on the company's online store. But there will be other places to buy the device.

By July 24, 2013

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Coin delays product launch until spring 2015 as questions remain

The startup behind a smart electronic device that stores credit and debit cards will offer a beta program for 10,000 customers.

By August 22, 2014

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Chromecast at Year 1: Why it's more than just an impulse buy (Q&A)

For the first birthday of Google's streaming-media stick, the exec behind the dirt-cheap dongle discusses its back story, year one, and the path ahead.

By July 29, 2014

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Dongle jokes and a tweet lead to firings, threats, DDoS attacks

A developer tweets her objection to jokes told at a conference, leading to the dismissal of one of the men -- and herself as well.

By March 21, 2013