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peer-to-peer computing

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FCC: What's up with those Netflix-ISP 'peering' deals?

Chairman Tom Wheeler says the agency needs a better handle on broadband provider hookups to make sure the ISPs aren't abusing their power.

By Jun. 13, 2014

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Square acquires peer-to-peer mobile payments app Evenly

The payment processing company looks to expand its capabilities by buying a startup that focuses on letting users collect payments from friends.

By Dec. 11, 2013

Review

Silicon Power Armor A15

Fast and affordable, the shockproof Silicon Power Armor A15 is an excellent buy for mobile users, especially those working in rough environments.

Mar. 28, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating Mar. 28, 2013
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Peer into the heart of an exploding star

For the first time, we have telescopes strong enough to see the radioactivity at the heart of the supernova known as Cas A. What scientists have seen there helps unravel the mystery of how a star dies.

By Feb. 20, 2014

Editors' Take

Asus ROG GX500

Chunky gaming notebooks are a thing of the past here at Computex, and Asus is laying claim to the thinnest with a 19mm powerhouse.

Jun. 6, 2014

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Yahoo buys content-speeding startup PeerCDN

In line with its focus on the stuff users read and view, the Internet giant acquires a "content delivery network" to help with its media efforts.

By Dec. 17, 2013

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Academia.edu acquires Plasmyd to let peers review papers

The online repository of academic research papers is building in a new variant of the ages-old peer-review process to scrutinize academic work.

By Oct. 23, 2013

Review

Asus Memo Pad 8

The Asus MeMo Pad 8 is an affordable slate with tons of features, but if performance is king, faster options can be had for only $30 more.

Jul. 2, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating Jul. 2, 2014
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Asus VivoBook S451LA

Some might call the midsize Asus VivoBook S451 attractive, and it's certainly inexpensive, but too many sacrifices were made to hit that budget price.

Jun. 18, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating Jun. 18, 2014
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Asus Transformer Book T300 Chi

Asus' new laptop-and-tablet is wondrously thin with a super-sharp 1440p screen. We went hands-on at Computex in Taiwan.

Jun. 2, 2014

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