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Saturday science subject: Cognizing cognates
— 4:00 PM on January 23, 2010

Learning a second language in high school or before can have many obvious advantages, from making new friends to opening up new job prospects. As...

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Steve Ballmer autographs a MacBook Pro
— 2:19 PM on January 22, 2010

What happens when you ask the CEO of Microsoft to autograph a MacBook Pro? Does he take it in stride or throw a chair...

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Saturday science subject: Dinosaurs and airflow
— 7:05 PM on January 16, 2010

Birds don't breathe like us mammals: instead of pushing air in and out of their lungs, they keep air flowing through a one-way system of...

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Introducing the TR job board
— 8:04 PM on January 14, 2010

We may not be big enough (yet) to have an HR department and multiple positions available. However, The Tech Report does have a sizable enough...

Type: Blog post Tags: Miscellaneous The Tech Report

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Poll: Do aesthetics ever influence your component selection?
— 1:52 PM on January 14, 2010

If one thing demarks enthusiast components from other computer hardware, it has to be their aesthetics. Whether you're looking at elegant copper heatsinks, motherboards...

Poll Question: • Do aesthetics ever influence your component selection?

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Saturday science subject: Google goes quantum
— 2:10 PM on January 9, 2010

Is this officially the future? New Scientist reports that Google has been quietly working on a quantum computing project for the past three years, and...

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Etc.
— 10:09 AM on December 29, 2009

Morning, all. Apologies for the lack of posts yesterday (save for Ronald's ever-reliable production of tasty Shortbread, of course), but Christmas left me flat...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Gaming

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Merry Christmas
— 1:49 PM on December 25, 2009

Merry Christmas, everybody!  Hope you have a good one.

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Avatar: Take two
— 4:41 PM on December 23, 2009

A good number of you read my first impressions blog post about James Cameron's Avatar, in which I praised the visuals and cinematography but...

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Avatar: First impressions
— 1:55 PM on December 16, 2009

Last night, I went to see the Avatar premiere. James Cameron's massively hyped CG epic came out in Europe a couple of days ahead of...

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Google addresses concerns over CEO's privacy statement
— 4:00 PM on December 14, 2009

A recent statement by Eric Schmidt has drummed up quite a bit of controversy, but Google says its CEO's words were taken out of context....

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Internet Copyright

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Saturday science subject: The spiral in the night sky
— 3:59 PM on December 12, 2009

If you saw something like this in the night sky, what would first come to your mind? A mishap at the Large Hadron Collider?...

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Friday night topic: On the awesomeness of zombies
— 7:18 PM on December 11, 2009

TR reader Sargent Duck sends in a very relevant suggestion for the Friday Night Topic in light of tonight's L4D2 blog post from Cyril. ...

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Etc.
— 10:32 AM on December 9, 2009

Tip of the day: If you use NTFS compression on the cache files in your Steam\steamapps directory, you can save a lot of space.  The...

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Saturday science subject: Batteries, solar panels, and self-cleaning windows
— 4:30 PM on December 5, 2009

Sometimes, great new inventions stem from entirely accidental discoveries—take the microwave oven, for instance. Soon, we may owe self-cleaning windows, better electric cars, and...

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Report: Comcast strikes deal to acquire NBC Universal
— 6:00 AM on December 2, 2009

The U.S.'s largest cable company may soon become one of its largest content firms, as well. Quoting a source close to the merger, CNBC.com reports...

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Saturday science subject: The Moon, comets, and water
— 4:52 PM on November 21, 2009

Last Saturday, we wrote about how NASA's Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS) has discovered a substantial amount of water on the...

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Saturday science subject: Moon water 2: Aquatic boogaloo
— 4:32 PM on November 14, 2009

In September, we wrote about how a trio of science teams had discovered evidence of water on the Moon. As ScienceNow reports, NASA

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