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September sales spell more success for Sony's PS platform

Following one of the video game industry's most robust months thanks to the launch of Grand Theft Auto V, NPD's numbers paint a picture of where the chips lie in the impending console war.

By Oct. 17, 2013

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EU privacy laws to spell an end to Facebook for free?

A lawyer warns that proposed EU privacy laws would make Facebook and other ad-supported online services unsustainable if they are passed.

By Jan. 10, 2013

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iPhone delay could spell gloom for Apple, analyst says

Apple's once-a-year iPhone cycle has been like clockwork. But if it takes longer than expected, Apple's market share could take a hit.

By Apr. 29, 2013

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Fast access to Outlook 2013's spell-checker and auto-correct options

In an attempt to clean up the right-click menu in Word 2013 and WordMail for Outlook 2013, Microsoft removed the AutoCorrect submenu and other options. You can add spell-check to the Quick Access toolbar, but it's faster simply to press F7.

By Mar. 12, 2013

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Can Asia's tech-loving areas spell widespread iPhone woes?

A report from Reuters indicates that "iPhone fatigue" may be setting in across Asia. But how sure are we that it's happening?

By Jan. 28, 2013

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Ep. 1112: Where we put a spell on you

Gems, Bridget, Ariel, and I sit down for a 404 chat about Facebook baiting users to share more mobile data with Instagram 3.0, Buzzfeed's newest rubbable GIFs, the rise of cinemgraphs, eBay banning the sale of spells online, and regional stereotypes seen through the eyes of Google auto-complete.

By Aug. 17, 2012

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Does HTC's sales shortfall spell trouble for customers?

In this edition of Ask Maggie CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains why HTC's sales trouble shouldn't scare off potential customers, and why Apple's customer service is still tops.

By Aug. 7, 2012

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Why the word 'mango' might spell trouble online

There are certain words that online scammers use to suck the unsuspecting into their scams. "Acai" is one. "Mango" is another. A new study also suggests that Americans are generally more susceptible to scams than they'll admit.

By Feb. 25, 2012

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The 404 1112: Where we put a spell on you (podcast)

Gems, Bridget, Ariel, and I sit down for a 404 chat about Facebook baiting users to share more mobile data with Instagram 3.0, Buzzfeed's newest rubbable GIFs, the rise of cinemgraphs, eBay banning the sale of spells online, and regional stereotypes seen through the eyes of Google auto-complete.

By Aug. 17, 2012

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MacBook Air, ultrabook spell doom for optical drive

The MacBook Air and the ultrabook come without a piece of hardware that's been a mainstay in laptops for a long time--the optical drive. Maybe because they really aren't that necessary anymore.

By Nov. 19, 2011