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Canadian computer Chinook solves checkers

Barring any mistakes, game of checkers will always end in a draw

By Jul. 20, 2007


Computer bests checkers players every time

A group of computer scientists say they've managed to crack the "code" of the checkers board game so that a computer program can win or draw against any opponent.

By Jul. 19, 2007


Top 5 reasons people switch phone networks in video

We asked you what causes you to change phone networks -- here's what you said.

By Jun. 5, 2013


Beyond Heartbleed: Why you need a password manager

Password managers can make juggling numerous Web site accounts a lot easier, especially when faced with a major security bug like Heartbleed.

By Apr. 15, 2014


Beware Mac OS 8.5 Tips & Tricks. It's a Trojan Horse.

Beware Mac OS 8.5 Tips & Tricks. It's a Trojan Horse.

By Sep. 9, 1998


Play chess upside down, in a windstorm

Inventor says the pieces on his New Wave Chess board are so immovable, the game can be played in a hurricane.

By Jul. 30, 2008


Getting started with the Yahoo Weather app

Yahoo released a beautiful (and free) weather app for iPhone that integrates Flickr photos. See how it works and you may soon replace your iPhone's current go-to weather app.

By Apr. 19, 2013


Draw Something sheds 4M daily users in the past month

The Pictionary-like social game goes from more than 14 million daily active users in early April to a little more than 10 million today, AppData reports.

By May. 2, 2012


Draw Something goes viral with 50 million downloads

The uber-popular social game is topping download charts and getting users to create 3,000 drawings per second.

By Apr. 4, 2012


3D games come to Zune HD

Microsoft adds six new free games to their Zune HD media player, including PGR: Ferrari Edition, Lucky Lane Bowling, Vans Sk8: Pool Service, Piano, Checkers, and Audiosurf: Tilt.

By Nov. 11, 2009