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dot-com flops

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Windows 1.0: The flop that created an empire

Two years later than planned, Microsoft's new graphical operating system went on sale November 20, 1985. It wasn't worth the wait. But a bigger story was soon to unfold.

By November 20, 2013

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The Web at 25: Dot-com bubble bursts and breaks me, too

In part 2 of a four-part series tracking a colorful quarter-century of the Web, Crave's Eric Mack drops out of school to join the dot-com madness of the late '90s, only to get drop-kicked back to where he came from.

By March 11, 2014

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Today's Safari flops on Apple's new browser speed tests

Apple's browser doesn't do so well in new performance benchmarks, but expect the next-gen version to do better. Also: Why Apple likes a certain Mozilla technology.

By June 6, 2014

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Pets.com gives a blast from the dot bomb past

As Twitter debuts on the New York Stock Exchange, Pets.com and its sock puppet mascot remember the anniversary of one of the biggest busts of the dot-com bubble.

By November 7, 2013

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Despite 'Intro' flop, LinkedIn planning more mobile apps

As members continue to spend more time on mobile, company CEO remains gung ho on growing the app suite.

By May 1, 2014

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Top tablet flops

A short list of short-lived tablets.

5 Images By April 14, 2014

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CNET Top 5: Dot-com flops

We remember the websites that really bit the big one.

May 21, 2008

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Philips Dot

It may not deliver fantastic sound, but the Philips Dot has a unique look and is both water- and shock-resistant.

May 23, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating May 23, 2014
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Musubo Ripple Case for iPhone 4/4S

Musubo's Ripple case for iPhone 4/4S will attract some people with its design, but unless you're the type to polish your case daily, better stick to darker shades or move on.

July 20, 2012

2.5 stars Editors' rating July 20, 2012
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No, Galaxy Gear could still be massive flop

CNET takes a look at why 800,000 units over two months isn't as impressive as it first seemed.

By November 19, 2013