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Top500 supercomputer rankings await speed-test shakeup

The latest list of most-powerful computers is a bit of same old, same old. But soon, it won't be so easy to get ahead on the Top500 list by plugging in special-purpose accelerator cards.

By November 18, 2013

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Microsoft's new IE9 triggers speed-test squabble

The seventh IE version beats rivals on the SunSpider benchmark. But Microsoft doesn't like the test, and Mozilla doesn't like how Microsoft runs it.

By November 18, 2010

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Speedtest app shows iPhone 4 trouble spot

As CNET waits for answers and solutions from Apple, we run reception tests. Results show that holding the antenna in the reported trouble spot negatively affects data speeds.

By July 6, 2010

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Opera pokes fun at Chrome speed-test video

Jabbing at Google's elaborate Chrome speed test, Opera counters with low-tech browser video involving potatoes and kinetic energy.

By May 28, 2010

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Vodafone launches new 'Double Data' offer

Sign up for select Vodafone plans before 29 April and the telco will double your data allowance for the full term of your contract.

By March 11, 2014

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How to find a reliable network speed test

Your ISP may be delivering slower download and upload speeds than it promised when you signed up, but wide variations in test results could leave you scratching your head.

By May 2, 2014

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Zuckerberg, Gates lead funding round for education not-for-profit

The organization, EducationSuperHighway, steers schools toward speedier, more secure broadband connections.

By December 4, 2013

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Australia 49th in Ookla Net Index rankings

Average internet speeds in Australia fall behind Mauritius, Uruguay and Georgia in Ookla's latest Net Index ranking. At 49th in the list, we're barely ahead of Kazakhstan and Mongolia.

By November 27, 2013

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How hotel Wi-Fi killed my Chromecast travel dreams

The $35 Chromecast seemed like the perfect alternative to expensive hotel pay-per-view. Unfortunately, the hotel's Wi-Fi didn't cooperate.

By August 5, 2013

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AT&T LTE surfaces in San Francisco

Though AT&T hasn't officially switched on 4G in the San Francisco Bay Area, AT&T users are detecting LTE on their compatible phones.

By December 8, 2011