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T-Mobile's tech chief: I want to decimate Verizon's map ad campaign

In an interview with CNET, T-Mobile's Neville Ray talks about the carrier's plan to fill out its coverage and why it's picking a fight with Verizon.

By March 13, 2014

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Microsoft says it decimated Waledac botnet

The company has said that thousands of bots are no longer receiving commands and attributed it to earlier legal action.

By March 17, 2010

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Binary? Decimal? Excel 2007 finds it all so confusing

Excel 2007 has troubles with multiplication when the result is 65,535--a number familiar to those who've dealt with binary numbers.

By September 25, 2007

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Want to stump Siri? Try 'What's 3.23 minus 1.27?'

Siri seems to be mathematically challenged when trying to subtract certain numbers with decimal points. She'd rather focus on the calendar. See what you get.

By December 5, 2013

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Help! My program is truncating my numbers!

If you use large numbers or very long decimal values in some programs, you may see them get truncated. Why?

By February 11, 2013

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Pi-obsessed Japanese reach 2.5 trillion digits

A Japanese supercomputer has calculated the value of pi to more than 2.5 trillion decimal places, more than double the previous record set in 2002.

By August 20, 2009

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Gigabytes vs. gibibytes class action suit nears end

Suit alleges companies misrepresent capacity of flash memory devices by using decimal definitions, thus overstating memory card sizes by 4 percent to 5 percent.

By December 4, 2007

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Microsoft hogging half of Surface's 32GB storage with Windows

Microsoft has posted a breakdown of Surface storage, admitting that half the space on a 32GB Surface RT is taken up by Windows.

By November 6, 2012

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Google finishes 2,048-bit security upgrade for Web privacy

Prodded by "concerns about overbroad government surveillance," Google beat an end-of-year deadline to retire Web certificates with less secure 1,024-bit encryption keys.

By November 19, 2013

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LG flaunts curved 21:9 monitor, plus a display for gamers

The company releases details about a curved 21:9 monitor, a 4K display for video pros, and a fast-refreshing monitor for gamers that it will show off at the IFA trade show next month.

By August 18, 2014