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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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Apple Watch to spur record year for smartwatch displays

Nearly half of all smartwatch displays shipped this year will go to the Apple Watch, according to new data, with its many rivals having to divvy up all the rest.

By June 1, 2015

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Millennials' view of Snowden could spur surveillance relief, ACLU says

The civil liberties group argues that younger adults have an "overwhelmingly positive opinion" about Edward Snowden, leaker of NSA secrets -- and that governments should take note.

By April 21, 2015

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Facebook spurs emotional reunion between man and his childhood nurse

Social media helps a family find a nurse whose kindness 40 years ago was never forgotten, inspiring the hashtag #NurseKathy.

By March 18, 2015

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'Big Hero 6' spurs new movie tech

From the creators of "Frozen," "Tangled" and "Wreck it Ralph," Disney's latest animated film "Big Hero 6" is packed with all sorts of futuristic tech -- from flying robots to telekinesis. To create the fanciful animated world, producers said they had to develop new technologies of their own. CNET.com's Kara Tsuboi reports on the tech in and out of the film.

By November 5, 2014

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T-Mobile CEO blames AT&T for San Antonio Spurs' AC problems

In a pleasant tweet, John Legere derides his rival for the AC going out during last night's NBA finals game at AT&T Center.

By June 6, 2014

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AT&T awards $100K for tech to help people with disabilities

Twenty-five years after President Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act, AT&T called on developers to use existing technology to create solutions for people with disabilities.

By July 27, 2015

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Vexed in the city: San Francisco strife spurs tech defectors elsewhere

As clashes mar tech's epicenter, entrepreneurs find that fleeing San Francisco for up-and-coming startup hubs can offer unique advantages.

By August 22, 2014

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Uber opens API to spur new missions for its drivers

Early users of the software tool include Hyatt Hotels & Resorts, which has integrated Uber's car service into its reservation screen.

By August 20, 2014

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NBA star blames iPhone 6 for elbow injury

Technically Incorrect: Matt Bonner, a free agent who played last season with the San Antonio Spurs, believes that the iPhone 6's bigger size has hurt him and affected his shooting percentage.

By July 6, 2015