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sofia

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A flying telescope? Observing NASA's SOFIA airborne observatory

NASA gives tours of its Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, or SOFIA, a modified Boeing 747 that offers up unprecedented clarity for Earth-based telescopes.

By Oct. 17, 2011

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SOFIA airborne telescope aims high (photos)

The joint program between NASA and Germany's aerospace agency makes the first flight of its astronomical study missions, with a telescope tucked in the tail of a 747.

13 Images Dec. 2, 2010

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Intel, hell-bent on hitting 40 million tablets, ups subsidies

Intel fully intends to see 40 million tablets ship this year with its chips inside. And it will make payouts to customers to get there.

By Apr. 15, 2014

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HBO VP weighs in on Australian Game of Thrones piracy

While in Sydney, Sofia Chang, VP and GM of HBO, has made some carefully worded comments on Australia's penchant for getting Game of Thrones via BitTorrent.

By Jul. 1, 2014

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Intel CEO talks delayed factory, 'Broadwell' production start

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich touched on the delay of the chip factory in Arizona, the start of Broadwell production in the first quarter, and the strength of the desktop, among other topics.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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Intel outs 64-bit KitKat Android, 'Braswell' chip for Chromebooks

Intel is touting a future system-on-a-chip for low-cost PCs and tablets and a 64-bit kernel for Android 4.4.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Intel reveals second super-slim tablet, vendor ties at Computex

Chip giant is showing off an even thinner version of its tablet design and announcing collaborative efforts with Acer and other device makers. Also on tap: the desktop, 2-in-1s, and a 3D camera.

By Jun. 3, 2014

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Intel's next-gen 'Broadwell' chip arrives in first mobile device

Chip giant shows off its hybrid mobile PC chops by tapping its next-generation "Broadwell" processor at a Computex keynote. Other highlights include new gaming Core series chips and a tiny quad-core SoFIA processor with LTE.

By Jun. 2, 2014

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Intel CEO taking big steps to overhaul chipmaker

Brian Krzanich says the company will do things it's never done before -- like getting chips from outside the company and putting more emphasis on 3G and LTE processors.

By Nov. 21, 2013

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Intel to launch $100M China fund for smart devices

The company is launching a $100 million fund to make sure its chips get into wearables, Internet devices, phones, and hybrids.

By Apr. 1, 2014