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Scaling up: Joule funded for test-tube biofuel

Startup Joule lands $70 million in private equity to build larger-scale plants that make diesel fuel directly from sunlight, carbon dioxide, and nutrients in solar panel-like bioreactors.

By Jan. 17, 2012

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Apple wins patent for rotating and scaling documents on touch screens

In what could prove to be a major patent win for Apple, the process of scaling and rotating of documents using touch screens now belongs to Apple.

By Jun. 26, 2012

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Groupon scaling back IPO, reports say

The beleaguered daily-deals provider may be valued at $12B or less, and could reduce its total offering to as little as $500 million.

By Oct. 19, 2011

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Cloud-scaling on Amazon with Memcached

Memcached is the unsung hero of the cloud. A new offering lets users deploy directly to Amazon Web Services.

By Dec. 8, 2009

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Scaling fast-growing Facebook

Facebook's technical operations chief, Jonathan Heiliger, gives CNET Editor in Chief Dan Farber the lowdown on the social network's growing pains.

By Jun. 23, 2008

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Scaling fast-growing Facebook

Jonathan Heiliger, vice president of technical operations at Facebook, talks with CNET News.com Editor in Chief Dan Farber about devising the infrastructure to support the social network's hypergrowth.

By Jun. 23, 2008

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QuickTime 7.1 Special Report: Dynamic scaling issues

QuickTime 7.1 Special Report: Dynamic scaling issues

By May. 22, 2006

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Scaling SaaS and the Cloud--the burden of growth on Operations

The operational growth of SaaS and the Cloud is not to be underestimated.

By Aug. 13, 2008

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Scaling Amazon EC2 to 512 active nodes

Wondering how well Amazon handles cloud-computing demands? The answer, it seems, is very, very well.

By Aug. 7, 2008

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Report: Starbucks scaling back music offering

Say good-bye to those iTunes gift cards at Starbucks registers. The company is closing out much of its music-retail offering.

By Jun. 25, 2008