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Skully extends IndieGoGo campaign for motorcycle helmet

After raising nearly $2 million in a month with presales of its augmented-reality motorcycle helmet, Skully gives fans another 30 days to decide if they want its pricey protection.

By September 9, 2014

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iPad Mini steals Surface presale thunder

Apple teases a likely iPad Mini announcement right as Microsoft sets the price for its Surface tablet, and Boxee TV puts a new twist on DVRs.

By October 16, 2012

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iPad Mini steals Surface presale thunder

Apple teases a likely iPad Mini announcement right as Microsoft sets the price for its Surface tablet, and Boxee TV puts a new twist on DVRs.

By October 16, 2012

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How Prelaunch taps preorder fervor for gadgets and more

A new Web site is taking lessons from the crowdfunding approach used by startups to let other companies collect money up front. The catch? Some of its clients don't need the money.

By March 11, 2014

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Fandango, Amazon gorging on 'Hunger Games' presales

Virtual box office Fandango is already anticipating a record March for presales of the wildly popular story, opening in theaters at midnight.

By March 22, 2012

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Apple stays mum on iPhone 5C preorder numbers

Apple's not saying (yet) how many iPhone 5C devices customers snapped up in the first day on sale, something it hasn't done since 2009.

By September 16, 2013

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iPhone 5C preorders to total 1M in first day -- analyst

Apple is on track to presell half as many iPhones as it did last year, according to a new analyst report.

By September 13, 2013

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iPhone 5C sales begin for Apple and allies

The smartphone maker and several carriers have started taking orders for the phone, initially promising a ship date of September 20. As with previous years, the online sales process has some hiccups.

By September 13, 2013

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Microsoft Q2: By the numbers

Here are highlights from the first quarterly earnings report from Microsoft since the debut of Windows 8 and Surface.

By January 24, 2013

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iPad Mini launch expected to match product's name

Even with a larger-scale launch that includes the full-size, fourth-gen iPad, Apple could see smaller sales numbers with the iPad Mini compared with iPads past.

By November 1, 2012