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AMD, Congo, and the perils of code names

AMD moves to retire "Congo" code name quickly after bloggers complain about link to country suffering epidemic of sexual violence and war.

By Jun. 17, 2009

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AMD answers Intel with 'Congo,' HP laptop

Advanced Micro Devices will bring out its dual-core Neo chip, which will debut on an updated laptop from Hewlett-Packard.

By Jun. 4, 2009

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Google Doodle honors famed zoologist Dian Fossey

Best known for her study of endangered gorillas in Africa, the late Fossey would've turned 82 years old on Thursday.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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Giant NES controller table gets the steampunk treatment

Another NES controller coffee table has arrived on the scene -- this time with a distinctly steampunk flavor.

By May. 9, 2013

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Intel dives into wearables with new smartwatch and headset devices

The Santa Clara, Calif.-based chipmaker is trying to prove it's no longer just a PC company, introducing new devices and partnerships.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Apple and Nintendo among tech giants accused of using conflict minerals

Apple and Nintendo are among tech titans accused of failing to ensure their raw materials are not bought from violent gangs in the Congo, while HP has been praised for its efforts.

By Dec. 14, 2010

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AMD 'Yukon' looks beyond Netbooks

Chipmaker will target its Yukon technology at ultraportables but not necessarily the Netbook market.

By Nov. 13, 2008

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Apple's App Store travels to 32 more countries

The App Store is now available to customers across 155 different regions around the world.

By Jun. 22, 2012

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Nick Kristof live-tweets his Bahrain visa crisis

New York Times columnist Nick Kristof flew to Bahrain and found himself unable to enter the country. So he decided to live-tweet his adventure.

By Dec. 17, 2012