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Fire Phone one year later: Why Amazon's smartphone flamed out

The failure of the Fire Phone, which hit the market a year ago on Saturday, offers some lessons on what companies need to do -- and avoid -- when trying to create a successful smartphone.

By July 24, 2015

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Lumkani Fire Detector

Startup Lumkani is on a mission to end the rapid spread of fires in South Africa -- and beyond.

By July 29, 2015

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Roku vs. Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Amazon Fire TV

Which has the most apps? Which has the coolest features? Which one is the best? The most popular streamers all have their merits, so we'll help you decide which box is right for you.

By June 2, 2015

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Oh, look! A drone that fires a gun

Technically Incorrect: YouTube has been adorned with a slightly scary video of a drone that has a mounted handgun. Surely this isn't legal, even if it's real.

By July 17, 2015

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HBO Now lands on Amazon Fire tablets

The three-month exclusivity deal with Apple has ended, and more announcements like this are sure to follow.

By July 16, 2015

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As the Reddit Turns: Ex-CEO says Ellen Pao not to blame for firing of key exec

Former Reddit CEO Yishan Wong says co-founder Alexis Ohanian was behind the abrupt dismissal of popular executive Victoria Taylor and let Pao "take the heat," leading to her resignation.

By July 13, 2015

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Amazon tool aims to help you 'fling' shows onto Fire TV

Taking on competitors like Chromecast and Apple TV, Amazon releases "Fling," a toolkit that lets developers build into their apps the ability to share media content with Amazon's set-top box.

By July 10, 2015

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A fire tornado you can whip up at home

The Bearded Science Guy shows you the recipe for making a flaming tornado right in your home. First step: Update your fire insurance policy.

By July 9, 2015

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Cop fired for Facebook selfie in Confederate flag boxers

Technically Incorrect: A North Charleston police officer decides to bare his allegiance at a very sensitive time in a very sensitive place. He is dismissed.

By June 26, 2015

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Amazon Fire TV makes a home for YouTube superstars

The e-commerce giant's partnership with a video-tech company will put dedicated apps for YouTubers like beauty guru Michelle Phan and her network of Web stars directly on Amazon's streaming-TV gadgets.

By June 26, 2015