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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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The gaping vortex in this Texas lake is big enough to suck in a boat

Floods tend to create all kinds of dangers in their path, including some you wouldn't expect, like the giant whirling water vortex recently spotted in Lake Texoma.

By June 25, 2015

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Texas teacher fired for 'black segregation' Facebook post about McKinney video

Technically Incorrect: An elementary-school teacher goes on Facebook to declare "blacks are the problem." She is the second educator this week to be removed from her job for a Facebook posting.

By June 12, 2015

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Thar she sank! Shipwreck found off US coast may hold 18th-century secrets

The research ship Atlantis deploys underwater submersibles named Sentry and Alvin to gather data on a sunken ship that may have been a trade vessel from the days of the American Revolution.

By July 20, 2015

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Judge holds firm on Ellen Pao payment of $276,000 to Kleiner Perkins

That dollar figure to cover legal fees is a quarter of what Pao's former employer had requested. "I think I got the right ballpark," the judge says.

By June 18, 2015

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Get a natural wood turntable and free LP carrying case for $119.99

Electrohome's top-rated Winston record player includes built-in speakers, AM/FM radio and a CD player. And the case is a $70 value!

By July 30, 2015

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How to customize the Windows 10 Start menu

Make the new Start menu look pretty.

By June 23, 2015

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Sprint holds on to No. 3 spot in wireless -- but at a cost

Its pitch to consumers pays off with a gain of 1.2 million customers to hold T-Mobile at bay. Still, Sprint's aggressive promotions have also brought mounting losses.

By May 5, 2015

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Ted Cruz gets 'Shatnered' for saying Capt. Kirk was Republican

The Republican presidential hopeful believes the Capt. Kirk's "working class" status makes him lean to the right. Then, along came William Shatner.

By July 24, 2015

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Doc or Sorkinization? Which will be the better Steve Jobs movie?

Technically Incorrect: Will it be the documentary, whose first trailer was just released? Or will it be the Aaron Sorkin version, which, it was announced Monday, will be the centerpiece of the New York Film Festival?

By July 27, 2015