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Amazon hopes its Fire TV catches on

Amazon is expanding the ways you can see its video content, unveiling a new streaming-video player that's similar to Roku or Apple TV. As CNET’s Kara Tsuboi reports, Amazon hopes the new device will be as successful as its Kindle in generating return customers who want to buy entertainment content.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Hate robocalls? FTC hopes these guys have an answer

Agency awards $50,000 in cash prizes as it turns to the private sector for help eradicating long-running annoyance of the technology era.

By Apr. 2, 2013

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Dirt Devil Dash Upright Vacuum

If you're spending money on something, you want it to work. Sadly, the Dirt Devil Dash Upright Vacuum doesn't perform well enough to make it worth $119, especially when other sub-$200 vacuums outperform it by leaps and bounds.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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HTC One M8 hopes to impress with dual cameras

The new smartphone from HTC touts new focus-changing tricks with two rear cameras. Also, Google has a plan to give Glass a higher cool factor, and Spotify offers students a big discount.

By Mar. 25, 2014

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Microsoft hopes iPad users won't exploit Office loophole

Microsoft wants users to pay for its $100 Office 365 subscription. Turns out, though, that it can be bypassed for Office apps on iPad.

By Mar. 28, 2014

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With Galaxy S5, Samsung hopes substance wins over sizzle

commentary Samsung put on a streamlined, focused show, and needed to get back to basics to move past the disappointment that was the GS4.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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Bio-on hopes its bioplastics will replace metal, too (Q&A)

CEO Marco Astorri thinks his startup's plastic, derived from sugar beets, is environmentally better than ordinary plastic. In one form, it can conduct electricity, too, and auto supplier Magna's interest is piqued.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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Google ups concessions, hopes to end EU investigation - report

The company could announce a deal with the EU competition watchdog within the next few days, according to a new report.

By Jan. 29, 2014

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Amazon listings stoke Apple TV hopes

Amazon France and Amazon Germany both say they're out of Apple TV stock and plan to have more units available October 23 -- one day after a big Apple event. But still...

By Oct. 18, 2013

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Samsung pins its hopes on bigger being better

Nokia might be eyeing a 6-inch phone, the iPhone 5S could want you to get it all smudgey, and Samsung is probably working on a 12-inch tablet, because why not?

By Aug. 21, 2013