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Microsoft brings out Jessica Alba to show off 'Kid's Corner'

The actor-turned entrepreneur boasted about ditching her iPhone and about the virtues of Windows Phone 8.

By Oct. 29, 2012

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Alba charms nerds at tech Oscars

Computer geeks graciously accepted honors for their work on particle flow simulation technology--stuff that makes water scenes seem realistic in movies.

By Feb. 11, 2008

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Woman convicted for terror-supporting tweets

A Spanish woman, with no known political or terroristic ties, gets a one-year sentence for calling for the assassination of Spain's prime minister, among other tweets.

By Feb. 23, 2014

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New Windows 8 Phone ads: Big stars, small ambitions

As rumored, Microsoft begins to release ads for Windows Phone 8. The first two feature Gwen Stefani and Jessica Alba, but not Jay-Z. They're a little predictable.

By Nov. 14, 2012

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Hopping out glowing green bunnies for science

If scientists keep this up, they'll be able to fill a Noah's Ark full of genetically modified glowing animals.

By Aug. 13, 2013

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Jimmy Kimmel gets celebrities to humiliate Twitter trolls

In what is becoming an uplifting series, celebrities such as Elizabeth Moss, Russell Brand, and Gwen Stefani read out some of the nasty things people have sent to them on Twitter. Moss even offers a curt reply.

By May. 11, 2013

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New Windows Phone ad has a laugh at Apple-Samsung fight

A wedding scene shows a punch-up between Apple and Samsung fans. Ah, if only they'd heard of the Lumia 920. The question is, why haven't they?

By Apr. 29, 2013

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Mexico urges higher ambitions at climate talks

Thorny issues unlikely to be resolved at U.N. climate change meeting in Cancun, but Mexico's top climate change diplomat tells reporters he believes a major step forward could be made.

By Dec. 1, 2010

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Alpha Papa: Tech brands Alan Partridge has ruined forever

From his favourite trouser press to the Motorola Timeport, we run through the tech that is -- and always will be -- classic Partridge.

By Jul. 31, 2013

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Microsoft takes on smartphone icons with Live Tiles

Microsoft is betting that Windows 8 Live Tiles will make icons look obsolete on smartphones and desktops.

By Oct. 29, 2012