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Galaxy Note 3 is a 'fonblet' not a phablet, says Samsung

Samsung boss JK Shin has taken to calling the Galaxy Note series 'fonblets' instead of phablets, or you know, just big phones.

By Nov. 6, 2013

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Phablets

Phone makers pushed the limits of decency this year, rolling out devices that are bigger than a handheld device has any right to be. And you know what? People loved them.

By Dec. 11, 2012

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Samsung Galaxy Fonblet 5.8 has two SIMs, one silly name

A rumoured 5.8-inch dual-SIM smart phone goes by the name Samsung Galaxy Fonblet 5.8, apparently.

By Jan. 21, 2013

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Not watching 'Caper'? Here's why you should be

Superhero humor, comic book style, and Beth Riesgraf (but not just her). Crave contributor Kelsey Adams explains how a few streamed Web episodes made her a "Caper" crusader.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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How to do freemium right

Everywhere you look, games are going free-to-play, which sounds like a good thing. But sometimes the ways developers try to part you from your money are anything but fun.

By Dec. 17, 2013

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It's not rude to Burpple during meals

Free new iOS app is meant to be an Instagram of sorts, only for food. Users document their meals by uploading photos with information such as place, type, and time.

By May. 15, 2012

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'Woot' is officially a thing, according to Oxford English Dictionary

"Woot!! Did you see my retweet re:that noob in a mankini? Someone get that dude a pair of jeggings!"

By Aug. 18, 2011

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Metal hook and loop fastener, tougher than Velcro

German university invents uber-Velcro, lifts tons, resists heat, chemicals.

By Sep. 9, 2009

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Facebook pokes start-up Teachbook with lawsuit

The social network files a complaint against a social network that it says dilutes the Facebook brand through its use of the "-book" suffix. What about all the other companies that use it, too?

By Aug. 25, 2010

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The 404 745: Where Ozone shows off the PSP2: Electric Boogaloo (podcast)

Joseph Kaminski from Digital City fills in for Jeff in the wake of last night's snowbotomy. Today we chat about the PSP2, look at dining with a social network, and Joey shares his tips on how to segue from online chat to in-person meetup--it's harder than you think!

By Jan. 27, 2011