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Secretary Chu: Global energy race is 'Sputnik' moment

In an address to the National Press Club, Energy Secretary Steven Chu argues that federal R&D in energy needs to be sustained once stimulus dollars run out so the U.S. can stay competitive in the world economy.

By Nov. 29, 2010

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Linux comes to ultrabooks: Dell to preload OS on XPS 13

The open-source operating system is going to land this fall on one of Dell's best ultrabook offerings.

By Jul. 19, 2012

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Linux arrives on loaded Dell ultrabook

Dell is selling a nicely configured version of its XPS 13 ultrabook with Ubuntu Linux.

By Nov. 29, 2012

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Drop-dead sexy audio gear from here and abroad

Sure, we all know high-end audio gear sounds great, but now it also looks great.

By Dec. 31, 2010

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Send your own satellite into space

A Cornell grad student wants to make it easy and affordable enough for anyone to explore space, so he and some like-minded collaborators have built little satellites called Sprite.

By Oct. 10, 2011

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Ernst & Young: China clear leader in renewable energy

Two days after Energy Secretary Chu calls China's advances in clean energy a "Sputnik moment" for the U.S., a report ranks China top in "country attractiveness" for renewable energy

By Dec. 1, 2010

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Attack of the ceiling eyeball speakers

They alien invasion nears.

By Dec. 4, 2007

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When Telstar met JFK

Fifty years ago today, the little Telstar satellite relayed the first TV transmission across the Atlantic. It wasn't long before President Kennedy had his black-and-white electrons beamed from the U.S. to Europe.

By Jul. 12, 2012

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Utilities Updates: DYMO LabelWriter�6.1; VirtualLab Data Recovery�3.7.9; Sputnik�0.3; more

Utilities Updates: DYMO LabelWriter 6.1; VirtualLab Data Recovery 3.7.9; Sputnik 0.3; more

By Nov. 17, 2003

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Neil deGrasse Tyson: Going to Mars vital to future of U.S.

America's best-known astrophysicist says an ambitious space program is just the ticket for an ailing economy and that abandoning the effort would be a severe setback to U.S. technological prowess.

By Apr. 25, 2012