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What is the environmental impact of Dieselgate?

Scientists from the Netherlands crunched some numbers, and the results are a little bleak.

By February 4, 2016

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Find out if it's time to replace your Windows laptop battery

Eventually, your once high-endurance laptop might only last a couple hours. Here's how to find out if you need a new one.

By January 24, 2016

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Twitter's user growth skids to a stop

The microblogger's executives say they have no idea when they could see "significant" additions to its monthly active users metric.

By July 28, 2015

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Apple lands prime spot in the Dow, as AT&T departs

The world's most valuable company joins Wall Street's pre-eminent stock index, a key metric of the nation's economic performance.

By March 6, 2015

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Pandora's metrics miss biggest plot point, and it's not Apple

The latest listener stats reveal a service that's still getting bigger but finding it harder to grow as fast as it once did. The most important numbers for Pandora now are the ones preceded by dollar signs.

By October 3, 2013

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Tablets with the best battery life

Let's take a moment to celebrate the longest-lasting tablets currently at the top of our list.

By February 20, 2015

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Car Tech 101: MPGe explained

Brian Cooley drills down on the new metric for rating MPG in cars like the BMW i8, Nissan Leaf and Chevy Volt.

By December 22, 2014

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Verizon earns top marks in newest RootMetrics report

While all of the big four carriers fared well in calls and text, Verizon provided the best data experience in 2012.

By April 26, 2013

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Microsoft acquires cloud-monitoring startup MetricsHub

The Bellevue, Wash.-based company, which automates cloud performance management, also announces that its formerly paid service will now be available for free.

By March 4, 2013

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Samsung tops Apple in another metric -- top chip buyer

The Korean electronics giant, which sells the most mobile phones in the world, became the biggest purchaser of semiconductors in 2012, tech research firm Gartner says.

By January 23, 2013