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Amazon Publishing to issue bios of Jesus, Hitchcock, other 'icons'

Amazon's publishing arm will publish short bios of "icons" who exhibit varying degrees of goodness, such as Jesus, Josef Stalin, J.D. Salinger, and David Lynch -- but no Jeff Bezos.

By Aug. 15, 2013

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Windows 8 moves to BIOS-based product keys

Product keys for Windows 8 computers aren't printed on a sticker. They're encrypted in the BIOS. How might that affect you?

By Nov. 26, 2012

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Inside your PC's BIOS

It might sound a little scary, but understanding your computer's basic input/output system (BIOS) can help you get out of almost any jam.

Jun. 3, 2008

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New and Noteworthy: Open source Mac media center alternatives; How Apple?s Firmware Leapfrogs BIOS PCs

New and Noteworthy: Open source Mac media center alternatives; How Apple?s Firmware Leapfrogs BIOS PCs

By Aug. 22, 2006

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Toshiba 'Haswell' laptop boasts smartphone-like battery life

Toshiba touts Haswell laptop with 22-hour battery life.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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Strike a deal with Snowden?

NSA leak task force leader says a deal with Edward Snowden is worth discussing, but the general who heads the NSA is against any deal.

By Dec. 13, 2013

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Yahoo's Aviate gets smart when headphones are in

Plug a set of headphones into an Android phone, and pertinent musical information automatically surfaces.

By Feb. 12, 2014

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MTV app takes on Shazam, Ticketmaster, Vevo in one

Viacom's erstwhile music channel launches an app that will recognize the song playing around you and prime you with bios to read, videos to watch, and tickets or songs to buy.

By Oct. 31, 2013

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What to do if Windows 8 Release Preview won't install

Some users have bumped into installation errors with the latest flavor of Windows 8. Microsoft says you may need to tweak or update your BIOS to solve the issue.

By Jun. 4, 2012

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Could electronically controlled drugs reduce side effects?

Researchers say they can zap implants with electrical currents to release specific amounts of medication to targeted areas of the body.

By Feb. 5, 2014