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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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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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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

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Microsoft's fourth quarter unravels, Surface RT bet a flop

Company's fourth-quarter financials miss estimates, and the software giant is left holding the bag on Surface RT units.

By July 18, 2013

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Apple and the fear of flopping

Apple has set itself up to flourish or flounder in a hit driven business. For the last decade, the company has flourished, but a flop could quickly erode the company's stellar reputation.

By July 18, 2013

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10 worst TV technologies

HD has been around for 15-odd years, and during that time TV makers have introduced numerous technologies and extras to entice you to buy a new one. Here are our least favorite.

By August 1, 2014

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Dear piracy apologists: Downloading unreleased films is not cool

Commentary: Even in the age of Spotify and Netflix, the movie-going experience remains largely intact. Not because of greed, but because filmmaking has no good alternative.

By July 29, 2014

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Want major new aircraft designs? Wait until 2030

Boeing and Airbus are tweaking the tried-and-true instead of going all out for all-new. Here's why the jet-age pizzazz has been grounded.

By July 23, 2014

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Welcome to 'the Matrix': At FedEx's sorting hub, 1 night, 1.5M packages

Every night, 140 of the shipping giant's planes land in Memphis, Tenn., at FedEx's World Hub. CNET Road Trip 2014 watches as things get sorted out.

By July 12, 2014

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Here's why the Facebook phone flopped

commentary The HTC First has a lot going against it, despite support from some heavy hitters.

By May 8, 2013