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preinstallation

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Firefox gets mobile foothold from Android preinstallation deals

Second-tier phones and tablets from Gigabyte and Kobo will have the mobile browser built in, a move that could help Mozilla's ambition of having more mobile influence.

By Nov. 7, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy S5: Everything you need to know (FAQ)

We've peered deep within the Galaxy S5 to answer your burning questions about Samsung's next superphone.

By Feb. 27, 2014

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What Mozilla is doing with its big pile of new money (Q&A)

Revenue at the nonprofit group nearly doubled in 2012 thanks to a new deal with Google. The money, says executive chair Mitchell Baker, is funding a big push to bring Firefox to the mobile market.

By Nov. 21, 2013

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Amplified badgers, cam-driven gnomes: David Cranmer's world

When we first encountered the "Badgermin," we knew we'd stumbled on the work of a crackpot inventor with an enthusiasm for electronic music and, perhaps, taxidermy. He didn't disappoint.

By Mar. 10, 2012

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China delays rule for Net-screening software

Beijing postpones a requirement that PC makers preinstall Green Dam software for filtering Internet content. But it may be just a temporary reprieve.

By Jun. 30, 2009

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Psystar's Open Computer arrives at CNET

The Open Computer, a Mac OS X Leopard desktop not made by Apple, arrives at the offices of CNET Reviews in New York.

By Apr. 30, 2008

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Security Update 2005-003 (#4): Continuing problems with (now pulled) Server edition

Security Update 2005-003 (#4): Continuing problems with (now pulled) Server edition

By Mar. 24, 2005

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Testing Windows Vista SP1

One year after its release, Windows Vista receives its first refresh. We put the upgrade through its paces to test its promised improvements

By Mar. 19, 2008

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Windows Vista SP1

While it's always good to install the latest code for any operating system, installing the Windows Vista SP1 update will require some casual users to spend a few hours without any visible or tangible improvements to their systems.

By Feb. 7, 2008

3.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 7, 2008

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Norton AntiVirus 2004 Professional

NAV 2004 is still a good choice for first timers, but its minor improvements mean NAV 2003 users need not upgrade.

By Oct. 14, 2003

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 14, 2003