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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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Tiny plankton snacking on plastic is a big problem for the food chain

In a short film that shows the dangers of marine pollution, tiny zooplankton can be seen ingesting plastic microbeads.

By July 7, 2015

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Lego to stop producing petroleum-based plastic bricks

Lego announces a $150 million plan to seek a sustainable, environmentally friendly alternative to the oil-based plastics it has traditionally used.

By June 29, 2015

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HTC One M9e rumors spark chatter of another plastic flagship

Another 5.2-inch One M9 variant could be in the works, according to details found on China's certification database.

By May 4, 2015

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The fun, plastic Microsoft Lumia 640

Watch our video review of the Microsoft Lumia 640, a colourful Windows Phone device with a big screen and decent camera.

By April 29, 2015

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Two smart ways to make plane travel better, now blowing up on Kickstarter

The Airhook and Baubax Travel Jacket make sitting on a plane a little nicer. And you only have a few days left to get one of them.

By July 22, 2015

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Beyond plastic: Talking new directions in 3D printing

CNET's Donald Bell hosts a panel discussion with Other Machine Co., Formlabs and MCOR, three companies with unique offerings in the increasingly crowded world of 3D printers.

By January 6, 2015

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Lego Rube Goldberg machine tackles physics through plastic

Lego dominoes and an elaborate marble run power a fan-made kit that romps through physics concepts using a combination of imagination and Lego building skills.

By January 5, 2015

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Square files for IPO, say reports, in new wrinkle for Dorsey, Twitter

The mobile-payments firm confidentially files SEC papers to offer stock to the public, say several reports, adding to talk about Square CEO Jack Dorsey and his simultaneous role as interim chief at Twitter.

By July 25, 2015

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Villainous James Bond-inspired laser watch blasts through plastic

He's created an Iron Man wrist-mounted rocket launcher and a Spider-man web launcher. Now, laser enthusiast Patrick Priebe channels James Bond.

By November 21, 2014