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Firefox heads toward virtual reality for the Web

Mozilla releases prototype versions of the Firefox browser that work with Oculus Rift and any other VR headsets. Google shows a nibble of interest for Chrome, too.

By June 27, 2014

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Massive Firefox update hits refresh on browsing

The Firefox overhaul applies the lessons of mobile design to Mozilla's desktop browser to unify its look across devices, a change more than two years in the making.

By April 29, 2014

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Power steering shifts to electric

Power steering has undergone a fundamental change in the last 10 years, leading to better reliability, and some criticism.

By February 11, 2014

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What my disabled iPod Touch says about the state of Apple's customer service

After my iPod Touch became locked until 2056, I sought help. But a trip to my local Apple store Genius Bar only led to more frustration.

By May 16, 2013

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How we test: TVs

Call us biased, but we believe we have the best TV reviews anywhere on the planet. Here's how we do it.

By February 8, 2013

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How to participate in the open-government movement

In his first term, President Obama started to make good on his pledge to improve government transparency. But a truly open government depends on citizens actively ensuring that all public agencies share information and respond to feedback.

By January 22, 2013

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Otellini's legacy at Intel: Plentiful profits, mobile misfires

When Intel's CEO since 2005 retires next year, the company will still face a problem it's barely begun to solve: finding a foothold in the mobile market.

By November 19, 2012

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Meet Qumarion, an animation supermodel

One day in the future, we might use sensor-equipped action figures like this one out of Japan to create animations.

By May 24, 2012

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Could smartphones be sped up without burning them out?

Researchers study the idea of alternately powering up and then cooling down mobile processors--known as "computational sprinting"--to squeeze out better performance without overheating.

By February 29, 2012

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Supercomputer 'Gordon' runs on flash memory

The San Diego Supercomputer Center has built a supercomputer that uses flash memory extensively to improve its performance on data-heavy problems such as analyzing genomes.

By December 13, 2011