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'Sesame Street' launches own video-on-demand service

New subscription service offers access to hundreds of full-length, ad-free episodes of the classic preschooler program.

By Apr. 8, 2014

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Samsung to Apple: Ha, yours is tiny

In a new ad, Samsung touts its screen size against that of its rival. It adds that Samsung's Galaxy Note has HD, while Apple is 4 inches of very little.

By Feb. 19, 2014

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Text messages turn 20, but face competition from apps

The world's first text message was sent today in 1992 -- but as social networking and IM apps take off, is the text dying?

By Dec. 2, 2012

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Microsoft's Surface 2 midnight launch has everything but buyers

Microsoft's tablet debut is loud and colorful and full of enthusiasm. The only thing it's missing is people that want to buy its new device.

By Oct. 21, 2013

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GigaOm acquires media blog paidContent

Om Malik expands GigaOm's coverage, especially its media coverage. He also acquires an experienced group of reporters.

By Feb. 8, 2012

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Amazon flies into mobile games with Air Patriots

The Kindle maker opens a new front in the app wars, launching its first-ever mobile game. Air Patriots is cleared for takeoff into both the Android and the iOS realms.

By Nov. 1, 2012

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Meme lovers, #kittencamp, and the battle for lolz

Held in dive bars across the world, the #kittencamp meme battles promote crazy cats, lolz, and other highlights of meme culture.

By Jul. 13, 2013

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Facebook adds Amber alerts to find missing kids (podcast)

Facebook has teamed up with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and the U.S. Justice Department to bring Amber alerts to the social-networking site.

By Jan. 12, 2011

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Sesame Street, Droid get Google's love

The search king has given much of its front page love this week to honor Sesame Street's 40th anniversary, but it did save some space to tout the new Droid smartphone.

By Nov. 6, 2009

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The 404 880: Where we separate the hacks from the cracks (podcast)

Today we're taking issue with the misuse of the word "hacked." With news stories about Stuxnet, PlayStation 3, and News of the World throwing around the term with no specific definition, we define exactly what it means to hack...at least according to the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.

By Aug. 11, 2011