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Calculating the solar efficiency of Superman

Superman's solar power actually contravenes the laws of physics, according to a team of students at the University of Leicester.

By August 3, 2014

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Physicist Hawking calculates something serious: World Cup odds

Stephen Hawking gets together with betting chain Paddy Power to offer his brain power in predicting likely winners.

By May 28, 2014

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Calculate your PC's energy use

Microsoft's free Joulemeter utility gives you a rough estimate of a Windows system's power consumption. Plus: tips for reducing your electronics energy bill.

By April 15, 2014

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IBM, Nvidia land $325M supercomputer deal

US Energy Department funds two huge machines that combine IBM and Nvidia chips with Mellanox networking. A further $100 million goes toward making faster next-gen supercomputers.

By November 14, 2014

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iPhone 6 Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy Notes: Revisiting widgets

Since our last multi-part phablet shootout, the situation for iOS 8 widgets and apps has significantly improved. But, has it improved enough to really turn the tables?

By November 11, 2014

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Flashlight puts OS X Yosemite's Spotlight feature on steroids

Looking to get more out of Spotlight on your Mac? This free app is your answer.

By November 12, 2014

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In newest tally, supercomputing progress tapers off

Hardware, software and funding limits mean it's not easy to make the fastest computers even faster. That's too bad for the industries that rely on them.

By November 17, 2014

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Use Google Search as a tip calculator

Finally, you won't have to worry or guess how much tip to leave after a meal. Google has the answer!

By October 15, 2013

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Three tips for getting the most out of Spotlight in Yosemite

With Yosemite, you can use Spotlight for more than just searching for documents and launching apps. Learn three new helpful functions that have been added to Spotlight.

By October 23, 2014

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Lowly DSL poised for gigabit speed boost

Internet service providers are getting a new option called G.fast that can extend the lifespan of existing copper phone lines yet again.

By October 21, 2014