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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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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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Yahoo offers its first tepid bug bounty

The good news about Yahoo's security team is that it's finally offering bounties for independent researchers who uncover bugs. The bad news is that the bounty itself isn't exactly competitive.

By September 30, 2013

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GoGroove FlexSmart X3

The GoGroove FlexSmart X3 makes a strong showing, but is overshadowed by its sibling the GoGrove SmartMini.

July 10, 2013

2.5 stars Editors' rating July 10, 2013
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iPhone's iOS does not report file sizes the same as Snow Leopard

When Snow Leopard came out, a number of people were confused by the sudden increase in free space on their hard drives, but they also were curious about why file sizes seemed to be decreased.

By July 15, 2010

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PayPal lures JavaScript bigwig Crockford from Yahoo

The man behind a widely used technique for making Web pages interactive is now working for eBay's online payment division.

By May 15, 2012