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Print chop: How copyright killed a 3D-printed Final Fantasy fad

Final Fantasy VII figurines designed by a fan and 3D-printed by marketplace Shapeways enthralled FFVII freaks everywhere. So much so that copyright owner Square Enix nixed the operation.

By Aug. 16, 2013

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Smartwatches: The next big thing or this year's fad?

commentary: A computer on the wrist has so far had a lukewarm reception from bleeding-edge buyers and reviewers. Sounds like just about every other major new product.

By Mar. 7, 2013

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Android-driven Samsung Galaxy Camera: Fad or future?

Is the Samsung Galaxy Camera the tipping point for a new market, or just a fad waiting to pass?

By Dec. 13, 2012

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Facebook's price too high for a 'fad'?

Amazon may soon launch a front-lit Kindle, the postmaster pushes QR codes, and while Facebook has been called a "passing fad," its market value could surpass $100 billion.

By May. 15, 2012

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Samsung Galaxy Mega follows Note 2, but are phablets a fad?

Successors to the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 in-between screen could be called the Samsung Galaxy Mega range, but are 'phablets' a fad?

By Apr. 2, 2013

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Facebook's price too high for a 'fad'?

Amazon may soon launch a front-lit Kindle, the postmaster pushes QR codes and Facebook's value could go beyond $100 billion -- even if it's seen a "passing fad."

By May. 17, 2012

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Facebook is a fad, say half of people polled

Half of Americans surveyed by the AP and CNBC see the social network as a fad, while half believe the asking price of its IPO is too high.

By May. 15, 2012

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Is the Wii a fad?

Although the Wii has performed quite well, third-party developers are starting to feel the Wii may just be a fad. Is it true?

By Oct. 12, 2007

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The eBay "fad" is wearing off

While eBay wasn't necessarily a fad, it was an idea that required too much effort and inspired too little trust to be successful once the web grew up and became more efficient at connecting sellers with buyers. We're still a ways from that dream, but eBa

By Jun. 3, 2008

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Twitter may be in decline: Study suggests just a fad after all

A new study argues that Twitter may be now be in decline, with data suggesting that the number of new sign-ups is decreasing, and the percentage of active users is shrinking too

By Feb. 4, 2010