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CDC: One in four U.S. homes ditch landlines

The Centers for Disease Control, in researching the state of health in America, sees a steadily rising number of households that use only mobile phones.

By May 13, 2010


Windows 7 Service Pack 1: Move along, nothing to see here

Microsoft has revealed that the first service pack for Windows 7 is on the way, but claims it will only offer "minor updates"

By March 19, 2010


Microsoft: Only minor tweaks in Windows 7 SP1

In its first comments on what will be in the first service pack for Windows 7, Microsoft says it will include only minor updates. No ETA given.

By March 18, 2010


Windows 7 with Boot Camp 3.1: All-around great, except for battery life

Boot Camp 3.1 betters the functionality of a MacBook Pro running Windows 7, but it doesn't improve the battery life.

By February 1, 2010


Apple releases Security Update 2010-001, Boot Camp 3.1 and Windows 7 support updates

Apple has released a security update for OS X, which currently is for Leopard and Snow Leopard systems. Apple has not issued any details on the update yet, and so far only states these updates improve the security of OS X.

By January 19, 2010


Boeing wins $1.7 billion contract from FAA

Under the lucrative contract, Boeing will develop the Next-Generation Air Transportation System designed to improve air-traffic control.

By June 4, 2010


IBM to spend $1.4 billion on a Sterling buy

AT&T is selling off Sterling Commerce, a company that tries to help businesses better share information with partners, customers, and suppliers.

By May 24, 2010


Scientists create synthetic cell, version 1.0

Scientists at the J. Craig Venter Institute have announced the creation of a synthetic cell controlled by manmade genetic instructions.

By May 20, 2010


Buzz Out Loud 1220: There's no place like (podcast)

On today's show, we discuss the coming of the IPv4 black market, throwing more nanodots at the solid-state storage market, and we've got two tech industry shockers: First, Sirius posted a profit, and second: AT&T did a nice thing for a listener. Plus, file-sharers are either the content industry's biggest customers or way worse than bank robbers. You decide.

By May 4, 2010


Panasonic's DMP-BD85K sports 7.1 analog outputs, but it's slow

CNET reviews the Panasonic DMP-BD85K, finding it has great image quality and its 7.1 analog outputs are a nice plus, but it's slow and less featured than competing models.

By April 27, 2010