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Google modernizes Octane JavaScript speed test

The new benchmark is designed to catch a new class of browser performance problems -- and perhaps to curry favor with rival browser makers.

By November 7, 2013

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Befriending a cutesy anime kid, IE 11 cozies up to Windows 7

Internet Explorer used to be the laughing stock of the browser world, but Microsoft's browser is once again a force to be reckoned with thanks to improvements in speed, security, and standards compliance.

By November 7, 2013

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Apple's 64-bit A7 chip not quad-core, says chip expert

Apple's A7 appears to be a dual-core design, bucking a quad-core trend in the Android world. But two cores provide plenty of horsepower, says Anandtech.

By September 18, 2013

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Microsoft claims massive speed boost in latest IE 11 build

The new Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 Release Preview is 30 percent faster than the competition, says Microsoft. But more importantly, Web browsing is once again a big deal in Redmond.

By September 18, 2013

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With Coast, Opera reboots its browser for mobile future

A brand-new iPad browser adopts that fixture of mobile operating systems -- a home screen with a grid of icons -- and marks a new beginning for the Norwegian company's business ambitions.

By September 9, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy S3 pounds HTC One X into benchmark dust

We've run the Samsung Galaxy S3 through a barrage of benchmark tests. Check out how it fared.

By May 25, 2012

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HTC One X vs HTC One S vs Samsung Galaxy S2 vs iPhone 4S

How do four of today's hero handsets measure up to each other?

By April 10, 2012

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New iPad benchmarked against Asus Transformer Prime

The new iPad's A5X processor outperforms the Nvidia Tegra 3 when it comes to graphical power -- or at least that's what a new test shows.

By March 18, 2012

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New Intel chip takes fast jabs at iPhone, Galaxy Nexus

Intel's "Medfield" Atom Z2460 smartphone chip is pretty fast. Fast enough to be competitive with the fastest smartphones on the market.

By January 14, 2012

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Intel smartphone chip No. 1 in some benchmarks, says report

An Intel reference design phone with the new chip is showing solid performance in some important benchmarks, beating devices such as the iPhone 4S and Galaxy Nexus, says chip review site Anandtech.

By January 12, 2012