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Back-to-school media-friendly laptops: Blu-ray, Intel Wireless Display

Looking to have your laptop do double or triple-duty as a media machine? Here's a short list of some notable laptops that have some features you're looking for.

By August 11, 2010

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GOP emoji: Because Trump's hair needs a kitten in it

There are many ways to watch a presidential debate -- the most amusing, of course, being with one eye affixed to Twitter, frantically refreshing, tweeting and retweeting. With emoji.

By August 6, 2015

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Acer Revo One

The Acer Revo is a do-it-all media-friendly PC that can fit anywhere.

By May 14, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating May 14, 2015
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Formula E: The electric car race generates buzz in Malaysia

As the Formula One season ends, a new series takes its place -- but instead of internal combustion engines, these new cars pack lithium-ion batteries and motors that sound like TIE Fighters.

By November 24, 2014

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If Congress wants new Net Neutrality rules, Congress should say so

Commentary: Outgoing Rep. Henry Waxman has flip-flopped, now urging the FCC to take extreme action on its own. It's an unfortunate twist in the on-again, off-again fight.

By October 6, 2014

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Ronald McDonald gets a makeover for social media

Fast-food giant McDonald's attempts to spiff up its clown in preparation for immersing him in the social-media world.

By April 24, 2014

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Heartburn from Heartbleed forces wide-ranging rethink in open source world

Experts caution that the notorious security bug heralds "open season on open source" and will force changes in how open-source code gets vetted as secure.

By April 24, 2014

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Xbox One disc drive error 'sounds like a robot is vomiting'

Microsoft's brand-new Xbox One console is suffering from teething problems, with a disc drive fault widely reported on Amazon and YouTube.

By November 22, 2013

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Boobs and banner ads: Twitter's Facebook dilemma

Welcome or otherwise, image and video previews in tweets highlight the company's tension between building a service that people love and pleasing Wall Street.

By November 3, 2013

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MakerBot Replicator

3D printing has a way to go before it becomes a mainstream consumer activity. If it ever does, MakerBot and its CEO Bre Pettis can claim a decent share of the credit.

By December 11, 2012