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​Rdio streams globally, thinks locally with curated stations

Rdio has launched a raft of new Internet radio stations curated by "tastemakers," but unlike rival Apple, the stations have been curated for specific countries and regions.

By July 8, 2015

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Coke's happy Internet campaign turns from nice to Nazi

Technically Incorrect: Auto-tweets are rarely a good idea, as Coca-Cola discovered when it suddenly found itself inadvertently trying to put a nice face on quotes from "Mein Kampf." It is forced to suspend the campaign.

By February 5, 2015

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Android 4.4 KitKat: What's the point of co-branding?

Google doesn't need the money, and it certainly has no problem with awareness. So why partner with a candy company at all?

By September 3, 2013

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Let's Date offers a sexy, new way to find love from your iPhone

The funky iOS-only application picks out people for you to date and then gives you two choices: "no thanks" or "let's date." The rest is up to you.

By February 7, 2013

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Opening eBay bid for a Twinkie? $8,000

With Twinkie maker Hostess announcing the demise of its 82-year-old business, enterprising Netizens are pouring onto eBay in attempt to make a killing from the corpse.

By November 16, 2012

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The 404 1,167: Where we tell him about the Twinkie (podcast)

It's been a tough month for teenagers in CO and WA: Hostess announced it's going out of business and Nintendo's Wii U launch this weekend falls short on features and services.

By November 16, 2012

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Ep. 1167: Where we tell him about the Twinkie

It's been a bittersweet month for teenagers in CO and WA: Hostess announced it's going out of business and Nintendo's Wii U launch this weekend falls short of features and services.

By November 16, 2012

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The 404 1,028: Where we go Dumpster diving (podcast)

Leaked from today's 404 episode: iPads in Easter Sunday services, cellphone spam and "smishing," Macs can get viruses after all, Google Maps under Microsoft Fire, and how to source free bagels, Twinkies, and Clif Bars.

By April 9, 2012

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Panasonic's UFO-style Bluetooth speaker invades Earth in July

Portable Bluetooth speakers now come in all shapes and sizes, including one from Panasonic that looks like a mini spacecraft -- or a snack cake.

By March 28, 2012

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Interview: Former CNET hostess Ella Morton lands Rocketboom job

The most fiesty of red-headed CNET TV hostesses has landed one of two roles as anchor on the daily video podcast Rocketboom. We chatted to her about the new position

By July 7, 2009