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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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Barnes & Noble's Nook limps into holidays with weak earnings

The bookseller's devices and e-books business blames "lower average selling prices and lower device unit sales" for a more than 32 percent decrease in revenue during its fiscal second quarter.

By November 26, 2013

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New Disney toys emphasize movement and imagination (Tomorrow Daily 188)

Playmation sets consist of sensor-equipped pieces, encouraging kids to run, duck, shoot, roll, and use their imaginations to complete missions. Kicking off the line is an "Avengers" play set, and we're dying to be kids again.

By June 3, 2015

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Limping BlackBerry makes buyout overtures to Google, others -- report

The beleaguered smartphone maker is seeking "preliminary expressions of interest" for all or part of the company from Google, Samsung, LG, and others, according to news agency Reuters.

By October 5, 2013

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Amazon's Whispercast expands to thousands of schools

The company's two-year-old platform for sharing e-books and other materials across thousands of school tablets and laptops also got an upgrade, with more tools for teachers.

By April 28, 2015

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'Downton Wars': Lightsabers finally make their way to the Abbey

There's a serious disturbance in the Force on the set of "Downton Abbey," and this time, it's not just another one of Lady Edith's moods.

By April 23, 2015

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Amazon exec: Fire Phone was overpriced

A top Amazon executive acknowledges that the company missed the boat with its Fire Phone and that the original price may be to blame.

By October 31, 2014

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​Yes, Canon's high-end lens price cuts are permanent

Pros and enthusiasts in the US can rejoice that many of Canon's SLR lenses are a notch less pricey now. Better exchange rates might deserve some of the credit.

By September 6, 2014

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AMD limps through Q4, and 2013 doesn't look much better

AMD tumbles to the end of the 2012 fiscal year with yet another poor result for its fourth quarter.

By January 22, 2013

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T-Mobile CEO: Fiery words on Amazon's Fire Phone and more

He's underwhelmed by the Amazon phone, but T-Mobile's John Legere tells CNET his customers should eventually get a chance to buy it. Oh, and about that "rated R vocabulary."

By June 20, 2014