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Holy NaCl, Batman! It's a saltshaker!

Batman's wrist communicator shakes salt, doesn't call Robin.

By Jun. 13, 2008

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The computer may become the network in Google's NaCl

Google has a cool new technology that could render "desktop computing" obsolete.

By Dec. 12, 2008

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Google's Native Client reaches ARM-based Chromebooks

The software for fast browser apps has taken a step beyond mainstream x86-based PCs to Chromebooks using ARM processors. But it won't reach ARM-based smartphones until later this year.

By Jan. 22, 2013

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Netflix support coming to ARM-based Chromebooks

One corner of the computing world can't use the streaming-video service: the $249 Samsung Chromebook. Netflix and Google are working to change that, though.

By Feb. 5, 2013

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Google's dilemma: A faster but fragmented Web?

A powerful new Google+ photo app embodies a sticky situation facing Web developers: embrace the Native Client tech for high-performance Web apps and risk sites that only work for Chrome users.

By Sep. 24, 2013

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Google: We'll prove Native Client's worth on the Web

The technology to let browser programs run as fast as native software has plenty of challenges. Maybe Google's promotional effort next week will give it a needed boost.

By Nov. 29, 2011

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Google emulates 1980s-era Amiga computer in Chrome

Google's Portable Native Client technology gives a new Web-based lease on life for an old operating system and the games it could run.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Unity game engine embraces Google's Native Client

The cross-platform game software now reaches Google's software for faster Web apps and previews support for Flash. Also: new features and better performance.

By Feb. 14, 2012

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Google shows interest in ASM.js, Mozilla's plan for fast Web apps

A Chrome programmer seeks support for a new Mozilla technology to bridge the C and JavaScript languages -- even though Google has competing ideas.

By Mar. 28, 2013

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With 'Arctic Sea,' Google offers a Web-app boost

Google releases the first developer version of its Native Client software to give Web apps the speed of native apps. It wants programmers to try it out, and Adobe looks interested.

By Feb. 18, 2011