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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 By Dec. 2, 2010

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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, 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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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 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 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

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Amazon signs exclusive deal for movies from indie studio

Yet another offering for Amazon Prime Instant Video customers, the deal lets them access movies from A24 such as "Spring Breakers" and "The Bling Ring."

By Nov. 21, 2013

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Intel launches new Atom processors, touts mobile wins

The chip giant says during Mobile World Congress that it's making real progress in mobile and that it has signed new agreements with Lenovo, Asus, Dell, and Foxconn.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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Caterina Fake's Findery launches to be your living atlas

The celebrated entrepreneur is trying to make the world more human one place at a time.

By Mar. 6, 2014