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Top 5 worst smartphone fads

When smartphone manufacturers push the envelope, they don't always get it right. Here are five recent smartphone fads that fell flat.

By Oct. 25, 2013

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Worst smartphone fads

When smartphone manufacturers push the envelope, they don't always get it right. Here are five recent smartphone fads that fell flat.

By Oct. 24, 2013

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Failed tech fads

The sure-thing tech trends that flopped big time.

By Sep. 20, 2013

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Failed tech fads

The sure-thing tech trend predictions that flopped big time.

By Sep. 20, 2013

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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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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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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 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'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