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Han Solo in carbonite backpack will make Jabba jealous

Stuff all your gear inside a "Star Wars" backpack with Han Solo's frozen face sticking out, waiting to be rescued.

By August 24, 2015

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'Bent light' offers glimpse of huge galaxy 11.7 billion light years away

Astronomers have used a trick of general relativity to look around a corner, of sorts, and view a massive, distant galaxy with remarkable clarity.

By June 9, 2015

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One Einstein ring to rule them all

Gravitational lensing has produced a spectacular ring from a starburst galaxy nearly 12 billion light-years from Earth.

By April 7, 2015

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Reconciliation draws closer for Skype-like chat on the Web

Microsoft and Google are converging on a way to bring real-time video and audio chat to the Web, and a new draft standard helps pave the way.

By August 19, 2014

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Intel says Haswell chip to go into thinner, lighter devices

Intel is trying to make its Haswell chip more tablet friendly.

By July 23, 2013

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Microsoft hopes demo will woo Web-based chat allies

The proposed CU-RTC-Web standard was late to the game, but Microsoft thinks it'll be faster to adopt it than to fix the prevailing WebRTC that Mozilla and Google favor. Mozilla completely disagrees.

By January 17, 2013

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Intel responds to cooked power efficiency claims

The company's claims about power efficiency for its new Ivy Bridge chips involved some fancy marketing footwork.

By January 9, 2013

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Intel describes its 'Y' chips ambitions for tablets

Chip giant will start to make a big effort to drive its Y series chips into tablets.

By January 9, 2013

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Metrics for Intel's power-frugal Ivy Bridge chips questioned

Intel used a new power efficiency measurement for its new Ivy Bridge chips. Ars Technica is calling this into question.

By January 9, 2013

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Toshiba SDP93S

A high-res 9-inch screen, solid battery life, SD card slot, and DivX playback make this portable DVD player easy to recommend.

August 7, 2009