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Is HTC's single core faster than dual core?

One of the big shifts in smartphones this year has been towards dual-core processors, with quad-core chipsets beginning to emerge on the horizon. But does dual core actual mean twice as fast?

By November 8, 2011

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Single-core CPUs and Windows 7 thin-and-lights shouldn't mix: Toshiba T135-S1300

The Toshiba T135-S1300 is a new Windows 7 thin-and-light, but that doesn't necessarily mean its innards are shiny and new.

By October 9, 2009

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Are slow dual-core CPUs better than fast single-core CPUs?

Will a 2.66GHz quad-core CPU run my applications and games faster than my 3.2GHz single-core Pentium 4?

By July 4, 2007

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Microsoft's 'one Windows' -- what it really means

Is Microsoft building a single version of Windows that will run on phones, tablets, PCs, and gaming consoles? Nope. Here's a refresher on what's really happening.

By July 23, 2014

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Samsung unveils four new Galaxy smartphones

With an eye toward affordability, the new phones offer smaller screens and less processing power than the flagship Galaxy S5.

By June 30, 2014

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Motorola reveals Moto E, even cheaper than the Moto G

Motorola is holding launch events around the world today, beginning in India with the launch of the 4.3-inch Moto E.

By May 13, 2014

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Mozilla's new CTO: JavaScript, Firefox OS expert Andreas Gal

Gal, recruited six years ago by former CTO and short-lived CEO Brendan Eich, brings continuity to the nonprofit organization's top techie job.

By April 24, 2014

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Amazon Fire TV teardown reveals pop-open case, integrated GPU

​On the outside, Amazon's Fire TV looks a lot like the streaming players from Apple and Roku. But it's what's on the inside that really counts. And the Fire TV definitely packs a few surprises.

By April 16, 2014

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Nokia leans into emerging markets with three new phones

On the eve of its buyout by Microsoft, Nokia uses the Mobile World Congress stage to woo regions with first-time smartphone buyers.

By March 7, 2014

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Galaxy S4 and Note 3 KitKat update stops cheating - report

Android 4.4 KitKat has cleaned up the reputations of Samsung's superphones, with the flagship devices no longer artificially boosting their benchmarks.

By March 5, 2014