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Dear Aereo: Good luck. You'll need it. Signed, Napster and Grokster vets

Aereo's Supreme Court defeat stirred memories of Napster and Grokster, startups that faced media giants in court -- and lost. These are their lessons for the aftermath.

By July 3, 2014

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Movie theater chain bans Google Glass use

The Alamo Drafthouse, famous for its anti-texting rules, decides Google Glass must be removed before trailers start.

By June 10, 2014

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Why are tech companies trying to take over my face?

[commentary] Google Glass and Oculus Rift may be the future, but they aren’t about connecting me to a better world. They want me to believe computers are better than the world.

By March 30, 2014

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The Web at 25: I was a teenage dial-up addict

In part 1 of a four-part series, Crave's Eric Mack reflects on how the Web blossomed out of an idea from Tim Berners-Lee. Oh, and thanks for the awkward first kiss, AOL girl!

By March 10, 2014

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The Web at 25: I was a teenage dial-up addict

In part 1 of a four-part series, Crave's Eric Mack reflects on how the Web blossomed out of an idea from Tim Berners-Lee. Oh, and thanks for the awkward first kiss, AOL girl!

By March 10, 2014

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It's not the bus, stupid. It's the system

The tech backlash is getting out of hand, and too many people are looking in all the wrong places for a villain to blame.

By January 25, 2014

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Amp up your HTC One's sound with an $8,000 phone trumpet

Embrace the analog with a 3D-printed set of phone trumpets to make your HTC One really stand out from the crowd.

By November 8, 2013

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MegaPhone iPhone dock for Luddites

Go super-duper retro with the MegaPhone iPhone amplifier. There are no batteries or cords, just a big ceramic horn to boost your iPhone's sound.

By November 9, 2011

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Affleck laughs on Fallon about Batman haters

Ben Affleck, the latest Batman, explains how before he signed up for the movie, the studio people showed him online reactions to previous Batman casting choices. He thought he could take it. However...

By September 17, 2013

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Ofcom to investigate BT over fibre broadband charges

The watchdog will explore whether BT is asking a fair price to rent its fibre cables to other Internet service providers.

By May 4, 2013