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AST co-founder seeks room inside the PC

Safi Qureshey's Quartics aims to create a new type of processor for Netbooks that would augment the CPU and graphics chip for handling things like Flash movies and video conferencing.

By November 11, 2008


Just how valuable are those 'Linux-related' Microsoft patents?

Open Invention Network bought 22 Linux-related Microsoft patents to protect Linux, but how valuable could they be given Microsoft's willingness to sell them?

By September 9, 2009


Pro-Linux group nabs Microsoft patents

The Open Invention Network has acquired 22 patents sold recently by Microsoft, aiming to help Linux-based companies avoid becoming targets for more legal action.

By September 8, 2009


IBM is its own open-source lab for social software

IBM isn't releasing its social software under an open-source license, but open source plays a big role in IBM's internal laboratory for creating and testing software.

By September 4, 2009


Can Microsoft retail succeed where others have failed?

Apple stands out as the big exception but the history of tech companies trying their hand at operating their own retail stores is grim.

By February 12, 2009


CNET News Daily Podcast: Cybersecurity outlook goes from grim to worse

A new report warns that IT spends most of its security resources detecting and mitigating distributed denial-of-service attacks.

By November 11, 2008


Big flavor from a small oven

Aroma's countertop convection oven can compete with a full-size appliance.

By July 1, 2008


Who's afraid of embedded Linux? Microsoft

Microsoft is running scared of embedded Linux. It should be. It's fighting a losing battle.

By April 15, 2008


The return of Safi Qureshey

By September 6, 2006