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decompression

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StuffIt decompression errors on fragmented disks

StuffIt decompression errors on fragmented disks

By June 19, 2001

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Microsoft plugs critical holes in huge Patch Tuesday

Corporations urged to make three critical bulletins involving Windows media decompression, ActiveX, and IE a priority.

By June 8, 2010

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Video codec to deliver media wirelessly

ZDNet's Patrick Houston reports on an emerging video compression/decompression module, H.264, which Intel is developing to deliver video entertainment and gaming content seamlessly to cell phones, PDAs and other mobile devices.

November 1, 2007

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What happens to the unprotected human body in space?

As demonstrated by the ailments that plague ISS astronauts returning to Earth, we're simply not built for space. What would happen to a human fired out of an airlock?

By July 27, 2014

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Underwater Iron Man to search for world's oldest computer

A submersible exosuit is going to be deployed searching the wreck of the Antikythera in the Aegean Sea to search for ancient technology.

By June 5, 2014

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Apple acquires AlgoTrim, maker of compression tech, report says

The iPhone maker has snapped up a small company specializing in technology to help mobile devices decode images, squeeze software file sizes, and process video, according to a media report.

By August 28, 2013

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Google compression algorithm Zopfli may lead to faster Internet

Algorithm promises faster data transfer speeds and reduced Web page load times by compressing content up to 8 percent smaller than zlib.

By February 28, 2013

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Google aims for slicker Web graphics, but can it get there?

Google finally raises the curtain on the programming platform it hopes will get complex code -- such as the kind that powers gaming engines -- onto the Web. But PNaCl with a glitch -- controversy.

By November 12, 2013

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How NASA trains astronauts 40 feet underwater

Before they get to the Space Station, astronauts spend hours at the Neutral Buoyancy Lab. CNET Road Trip 2014 dives in for a visit.

By July 6, 2014

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Get better movie recommendations

Netflix and other services offer movie recommendations based on user ratings. FlickChart bases its recommendations based on which movies you prefer, and can offer better options for many users.

By April 7, 2012