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In EU antitrust case, Google ratchets ups concessions

The search giant reportedly has ponied up new proposals as it aims to avoid a fine that could go as high as $5 billion fine.

By September 9, 2013

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IBM, Nvidia land $325M supercomputer deal

US Energy Department funds two huge machines that combine IBM and Nvidia chips with Mellanox networking. A further $100 million goes toward making faster next-gen supercomputers.

By November 14, 2014

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Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault (PlayStation 3)

Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault's one and only competitive multiplayer mode is an enjoyable blend of action and tactics.

By December 5, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating December 5, 2012
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Apple to beef up iCloud security alerts after celeb photo hack

CEO Tim Cook tells the Wall Street Journal it will send email alerts and push notifications when someone tries to make password changes or try to restore data or login to an account on a new device.

By September 4, 2014

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Why Sony pulling out wouldn't kill OLED TV

​Sony is rumored to be stopping its research on OLED display technology to concentrate on 4K TVs, but despite early gains the company hasn't been in the race for a long time, but who will take up the slack?.

By May 21, 2014

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New TextSecure delivers smoother encryption

Open WhisperSystems' TextSecure update takes some cues from WhatsApp's functionality, but more importantly it frees messaging from traditional SMS networks while still sending messages between phones.

By February 24, 2014

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Navy cryptology specialist tapped to helm NSA

Vice Admiral Michael S. Rogers is set to become the new director of the National Security Agency, pending Senate confirmation. Would his leadership change the agency's outlook?

By January 30, 2014

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Microsoft slams 'government snooping', expands encryption

Microsoft's top lawyer says the software behemoth is "alarmed" by recent revelations about government spying and has pledged to ratchet up its encryption.

By December 5, 2013

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Gingerbread Optimus Prime: Dessert in disguise

"Confectibots, roll out!" There's more than meets the eye to this tasty Transformer. But what if all food could change into powerful robots?

By December 19, 2013

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Guide to buying a cheap camera

We don't encourage buying a camera by specs alone, but there are a few things to look for that can help keep it out of the return pile.

By December 11, 2013