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HP settles with Chubby Checker over manhood-length app

After the famous singer brought a lawsuit accusing a Palm app of trademark infringement, the two parties come to an agreement.

By July 26, 2014

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Fast access to Outlook 2013's spell-checker and auto-correct options

In an attempt to clean up the right-click menu in Word 2013 and WordMail for Outlook 2013, Microsoft removed the AutoCorrect submenu and other options. You can add spell-check to the Quick Access toolbar, but it's faster simply to press F7.

By March 12, 2013

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Chubby Checker in twist over app that checked, um...

HP's Palm WebOS platform enjoyed an app that guessed a man's, er, manliness based on shoe size. '50s pop star Chubby Checker was so amused he's suing HP.

By February 14, 2013

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Must-have kitchen gadget: Food radiation checker

Japan's Horiba is showing off a rice bucket that holds a radiation detector. It also works with soil, so it's perfect for gardening.

By October 6, 2011

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Solar car chases checkered flag at Indy

A University of New Mexico engineering team unveils the Lobo del Sol solar car just in time for the Formula Sun Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

By April 29, 2011

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Slow typing in text fields? Check the spell checker!

Entering information in text fields should be smooth and fast, with no pauses or delays of any kind. Despite this, some background tasks if corrupt or otherwise malfunctioning may interfere with typing.

By February 23, 2010

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Fujitsu's checkered LifeBook A6220

Fujitsu's latest 15.4-inch laptop features a colorful checkerboard pattern on its lid.

By October 16, 2008

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Canadian computer Chinook solves checkers

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

By July 20, 2007

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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 July 19, 2007