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iPhone 6 launch mania: Bigger phones, bigger lines

At Manhattan's marquee Apple Store on Fifth Avenue, a line that stretched several blocks degenerated into a chaotic crowd. But the chaos didn't consist of super fans -- most planned to resell it.

By September 19, 2014

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iPhone 6 launch mania in NY: Bigger phones, bigger lines

At Manhattan's marquee Apple Store on Fifth Avenue, a line that stretched several blocks degenerated into a chaotic crowd, many of whom were eager to make a profit on a resale.

By September 19, 2014

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Samsung has a moment, topping Apple in phone activations

The third quarter was dandy for Samsung in the US, but researcher CIRP says the iPhone 6 should propel Apple back into the lead in the final three months of 2014.

By October 31, 2014

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Disney mania comes alive at D23 (pictures)

At the D23 Expo in Anaheim, Calif., thousands show up to celebrate everything Disney. From Mickey to Oz, there was a little something for everyone.

21 Images By August 10, 2013

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The 404 Show 1,554: iPhone 6 launch madness, surviving the lines, Deadpool movie happening (podcast)

Today Bridget Carey tells us how she survived the iPhone 6 launch chaos that unraveled at the flagship Apple Store in New York. After we close the book on the iPhone we'll discuss the news that the Deadpool movie has been green lit!

By September 19, 2014

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Pac-Mania, alive and well

Pac-Man celebrated its 33rd birthday this week, causing us to reflect on just how deeply the hit game and its distinctive characters have etched themselves onto the global psyche.

By May 24, 2013

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When hybrid tricks devolve into hype

Commentary: In a breathless bid to differentiate their devices, PC makers are looking to outdo each other by adding unique ways to twist, turn, and tear apart their screens and keyboards. At some point, it becomes a case of diminishing returns.

By July 12, 2014

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Ad imagines stealthy World Cup-killing soda can

What do you do when your country is gripped by soccer fever and you don't give a lick for it? In this ad, you turn off all the TVs with a spylike soda can.

By June 20, 2014

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Microsoft's Surface: What's next, what's needed?

Microsoft's Surface tablet has been the focus of intense speculation in the past couple of weeks. What could be next and what's necessary?

By May 18, 2014

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Facebook milks Super Bowl mania to strut its football savvy

One in 10 Americans has spiraled a "like" to an NFL team on Facebook. But sadly, fair-weather fans are all too common.

By January 28, 2013