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Internet braces for new Netflix unlimited-streaming plan
— 1:48 PM on November 22, 2010

According to network equipment and software vendor Sandvine, Netflix accounts for 20% of all downstream traffic in the US during peak hours. As...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Internet

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Release roundup: PSUs, thumb drives, and video editors
— 4:11 PM on November 18, 2010

This week in our look at miscellaneous product launches and announcements, we bring tidings from LaCie, Antec, CyberLink, and Warpia.

Type: News story Tags: Power Storage Input devices Software

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IE9 alleged to be cheating in JavaScript benchmark
— 9:32 AM on November 17, 2010

We've all heard of graphics card makers optimizing their drivers for various benchmarks—some of you might recall the Quack story as one of the...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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MediaShare Mini offers bite-sized NAS functionality
— 5:19 PM on November 12, 2010

Verbatim has introduced its new MediaShare Mini NAS server. Unlike most network-attached storage devices, this product doesn't include any storage out of the box—the...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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Latest batch of Antec PSUs boasts 80 Plus Gold certification
— 6:00 AM on November 11, 2010

Power supplies with 80 Plus Gold certification are still multiplying. The latest newcomers, the High Current Pro series, hail from Antec and purportedly deliver "server...

Type: News story Tags: Power

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Mozilla releases Firefox 4 beta 7
— 4:36 PM on November 10, 2010

A new beta version of Firefox 4 hit the web today, and it's packing the new, faster JägerMonkey JavaScript engine. You can download the...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Latest Google Chrome beta adds integrated PDF viewer
— 12:28 PM on November 8, 2010

Last week, Google released a new beta version of Chrome, version number 8.0.522.28. The big news is that this release has an integrated PDF...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Geocities archive to be released on BitTorrent
— 2:51 PM on October 29, 2010

Remember Geocities? Yahoo shut down the unofficial home of horrific web design a year ago, but it hasn't gone away entirely. A group...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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Firefox 4 won't go gold until next year
— 9:27 AM on October 28, 2010

Catching up to the competition is going to take Mozilla a little longer than expected. As CNet News reports, Mozilla has postponed the final...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Court injunction halts LimeWire downloads
— 11:15 AM on October 27, 2010

The LimeWire peer-to-peer file sharing app first debuted more than a decade ago. BitTorrent wasn't around at the time, but LimeWire used the then-new...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Firefox extension makes session hijacking easy
— 2:03 PM on October 25, 2010

You might want to think twice about logging into your Facebook account or Tweeting the next time you're on a public Wi-Fi hotspot. As

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Release roundup: Meaty laptops and new software
— 5:54 PM on October 21, 2010

This week in our look at miscellaneous product releases, we have news from Dell, Eurocom, Nvidia, and Opera Software: ...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Internet Software

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W3C warns that HTML5 isn't ready yet
— 6:00 AM on October 7, 2010

As the browser wars heat up, the latest buzzword seems to be HTML5. Microsoft has a whole site filled with HTML5 demos, Apple is...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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StatCounter: IE's usage share fell under 50% last month
— 11:43 AM on October 5, 2010

Microsoft may be trumpeting the rapid adoption of its Internet Explorer 9 beta, but according to the latest figures from StatCounter, that didn't stop...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Google goes after JPEG with WebP format
— 6:00 AM on October 1, 2010

Apparently, Google isn't done trying to take over the Internet. After announcing the WebM video format earlier this year, the company has now revealed...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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New, entry-level Corsair power supplies start at $49.99
— 2:46 PM on September 29, 2010

Corsair power supplies have earned many accolades from the enthusiast press, and they tend to be priced accordingly—rather high, that is. With its freshly introduced...

Type: News story Tags: Power

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Deal of the week: Something for everybody
— 5:13 PM on September 24, 2010

We've got a little bit of everything in today's deal post—enough to satisfy gamers, storage buffs, folks building power-hungry PCs, and Canadian laptop shoppers. Let's start...

Type: News story Tags: Power Storage Mobile computing Gaming

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IE Platform Architect defects to Google
— 9:20 AM on September 23, 2010

Here's a bit of browser war gossip for you. Right after Microsoft gloated about seeing two million people download the Internet Explorer 9 beta...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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