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The significance of Nate Silver's numbers

CNET's Sumi Das talks to Senior Writer Daniel Terdiman about how the statistician comes up with his presidential forecast.

By Nov. 6, 2012


Reporters' Roundtable Podcast: Significance of 7

Is Windows 7 just Vista done right, or is it a real departure for Microsoft? We discuss what Windows 7 means for the industry and its impact on vendors like Apple and Google. With special guests Farhad Manjoo of Slate and Mary Jo Foley of ZDNet.

By Oct. 16, 2009


The significance of enterprise contributions to Eclipse

Eclipse has tapped into an important new model for software development. Is there a lesson here for commercial open-source companies?

By Aug. 26, 2008


CNET News Daily Podcast: The significance of Twitter's security breach

Twitter's internal documents got hacked, but what are the larger implications for companies' securities now that many are storing their data in the cloud?

By Jul. 16, 2009


Facebook and Oculus join for science fiction future

The companies believe that by joining forces, they can invent the future and turn science fiction into fact.

By Mar. 25, 2014


Pi Day celebrations kick off with a 'pi in the sky'

Skywriting airplanes take to Austin's skies to attempt the impossible: spell out the infinite sequence of pi.

By Mar. 13, 2014


Facebook to revive f8 after three-year hiatus

This time the one-day conference will be even more developer-focused, marking a departure from the last f8, held in 2011, where Facebook unveiled Timeline.

By Mar. 8, 2014


Pirate Bay is free to sail through Holland's Internet once again

A Dutch court lifts the ban that forced Internet providers to block the peer-to-peer file-sharing site.

By Jan. 28, 2014


Sony teases new laptop in online video

Vaio is adding another new hybrid design, if this papercraft teaser video is to be believed.

By Aug. 28, 2013


Selfie app Shots grows to 1M users with help of teenage girls

Silly though it may sound, youngsters are gravitating to this 5-month-old iPhone app to share their cell phone self-portraits.

By Apr. 10, 2014