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Octane

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Dish launches high-octane Super Joey set-top DVR

The DVR set-top box revealed at the Consumer Electronics Show in January is now available to Dish customers, ahead of the anticipated arrival of Wireless Joey.

By March 13, 2014

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Google modernizes Octane JavaScript speed test

The new benchmark is designed to catch a new class of browser performance problems -- and perhaps to curry favor with rival browser makers.

By November 7, 2013

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Car Tech 101: Octane demystified

Brian Cooley tells you the secrets of octane: what it is, what it does, and what happens when you're cheap.

By June 23, 2014

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2015 Chevy Suburban: Big, fresh, and tech-laden (CNET On Cars, Episode 44)

Chevy keeps the large SUV relevant with an all-new Suburban, we explore the reasons for road rage, and demystifying the octane you pay so dearly for.

By July 4, 2014

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2015 Chevy Suburban: Big, fresh, and tech-laden (CNET On Cars, Episode 44)

Chevy keeps the large SUV relevant with an all-new Suburban, we explore the reasons for road rage, and demystifying the octane you pay so dearly for.

By June 20, 2014

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Vroom! This V8 engine grill will have you racing to BBQ

Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines! Your grilling engines, that is. Summer is here and those steaks aren't going to cook themselves, now are they?

By June 20, 2014

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Inside the tech aiming Aereo through TV's legal hoops

Aereo wants to give you broadcast TV on the Web. But it needed thousands of mini antennas, high-octane transcoding, and lots of air conditioners to build a system it hopes can pass legal scrutiny.

By April 21, 2014

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Nadella's pitch to Microsoft developers: Stick with us

The new CEO promises developers gathered for annual Build confab in San Francisco that Microsoft can offer them the tools they need to compete in increasingly cross-platform world.

By April 2, 2014

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Google: Under-the-hood change helps Web apps on Chrome

Concurrent optimization means that Chrome can improve the performance of Web apps more rapidly. It now performs the optimization in the background instead of making users wait.

By February 13, 2014

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How to watch the Super Bowl live

The big game is set to take place on February 2 at MetLife Stadium. Here's how you can watch it live on any device.

By January 21, 2014