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Sony sneers at quad-core 'inefficiency', holds off til 2013

The phone maker won't release any handsets with quad-core processors until next year, according to an executive.

By Mar. 1, 2012

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Resolving the chicken-and-egg dilemma in Purchasing's inefficiency

Enterprise software is expensive, in part, because enterprise Purchasing departments make it so. Can open source help?

By Jun. 27, 2007

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FCC frees up 100MHz of spectrum for Wi-Fi

The FCC voted to free up an additional 100MHz of wireless spectrum for unlicensed use in a move that will help alleviate congestion on Wi-Fi networks and pave the way for faster-speed service.

By Mar. 31, 2014

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Windows Phone 8 could have dual-core chips but not use them

Qualcomm has revealed that dual-core chips have been approved for Windows Phone 8, but that they may not be used.

By Jun. 6, 2012

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A radical dream for making techno utopias a reality

At Y Combinator, Balaji Srinivasan, a Stanford lecturer and co-founder of genetics startup Counsyl, lays out his proposal for creating opt-in societies where government can't meddle.

By Oct. 19, 2013

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United Airlines' computers crash land again

For at least the third time since June, United Airlines computers are even less effective than Citizens United.

By Nov. 15, 2012

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Yahoo apologizes for Windows Phone 7 data bloat

Yahoo says it's sorry for an issue that left some Windows Phone 7 users with larger than usual data use; says a fix is on the way.

By Feb. 1, 2011

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Thermostat whiz Nest wants to reset your peak power use

The new Nest Energy Services are a set of tech-driven features intended to help you and utility companies reduce energy demand during peak periods -- without you losing control of your comfort.

By Apr. 22, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy S3 first for Samsung's quad-core Exynos chip

The hotly tipped Samsung Galaxy S3 is set to be the first phone to use Samsung's new quad-core Exynos processor.

By Mar. 19, 2012

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HTC One X vs Huawei D Quad vs LG Optimus 4X HD: Quad war

Luke compares three new quad-core phones from MWC, the HTC One X, the Huawei Ascend D Quad and the LG Optimus 4X HD.

By Mar. 7, 2012