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Home Depot plumbs new depths in tweeting

Home Depot posts a tweet featuring a picture of three drummers -- two African-American men and a man in a gorilla costume -- with the question: "Which drummer is not like the others?"

By November 8, 2013

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ISPs warm to IPv6, but old-era Internet plumbing persists

The next-generation Internet technology is catching on among ISPs and their customers, but efforts to squeeze more life out of IPv4 persist, a survey finds.

By October 8, 2013

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App.net: 'Plumbing' for social apps, not Twitter rival (podcast)

CNET's Larry Magid talks with App.net founder Dalton Caldwell about his ambitious project to create an ad-free, open platform for the sort of third-party social apps Twitter once allowed but now discourages.

By August 15, 2012

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Google's SPDY wins new allies in plan to rebuild Web plumbing

A technology to improve the fundamental HTTP Web technology wins some endorsements from Facebook, Akamai, Alibaba, and F5. But about that encryption requirement...

By July 17, 2012

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Google wants to unclog Net's DNS plumbing

The Net giant, ever eager for a faster Internet, debuts its Google Public DNS service. With it, Google could become even more central to the Net.

By December 3, 2009

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Next-gen Net en route: Google's IPv6 traffic exceeds 3 percent

The next-generation Internet plumbing is catching on. That's good news for help carriers, Internet service providers, and companies backing the idea of The Internet of Things.

By February 11, 2014

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IBM uses plumbing, watercoolers to chill supercomputer

Big Blue's new version of its high-end supercomputer, the Power 575, needs a cool drink of water to operate at peak performance.

By April 7, 2008

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Click! Google rebuilds Android camera base for better photos

Rebuilt software plumbing in Android should give new power to camera apps -- once Google makes the interface available to other programmers besides its own.

By November 25, 2013

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Robolamps light up our life

Croatian artist Robert Matysiak has come up with some wonderfully whimsical "Robolamps" made from plumbing supplies and colored lightbulbs.

By November 17, 2009