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A hail and farewell to AltaVista

It once was the best of the bunch, in the era before Internet search meant Google and three guys named Moe. Ancient history by now.

By June 28, 2013

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Alta Devices lifts curtain on high-efficiency solar cell

The key to boosting solar cell efficiency is capturing light emitted by solar cells themselves, according to stealthy solar start-up Alta Devices.

By June 20, 2011

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Geothermal start-up AltaRock suspends drilling

AltaRock Energy is one of a few companies pursuing enhanced geothermal systems, a technology that holds lots of promise but has raised concerns about safety.

By September 3, 2009

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The 404 258: Where we know how to get to Chad's Gap from the bottom of Alta

Listen in for a story about Jeff's brother's upchuck reflex to The 404, a magical iPhone application, our best Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker impressions, and more!

By January 14, 2009

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RFID, Alta, and change

Alta, which has perhaps seen less change than any other American ski resort of comparable stature, has implemented a nifty RFID-based lift ticket this season.

By March 14, 2008

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Skiing Alta in two feet of freshies

Skiing

By January 22, 2008

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Off-topic: Alta, flush with snow

Ski

By December 25, 2007

Review

AltaVista

This search engine warhorse offers above-average audio and video searches, but Yahoo boasts the same features--and more.

May 9, 2005

2.5 stars Editors' rating May 9, 2005

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AltaVista Toolbar

AltaVista's toolbar gets the job done, but it does little to stand out from the crowd and is marred by some clunky features. We recommend a more feature-rich toolbar, such as Yahoo's.

November 22, 2004

3 stars Editors' rating November 22, 2004

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Google ups investment in giant California wind farm

Google is up to $780 million in its investments in renewable energy, this time using a financial model it hopes will attract investors other than banks.

By June 22, 2011