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White House targets nations that oppress using tech

Apr 24, 2012
President Obama has announced a new policy aimed at punishing countries like Syria and Iran that practice violence after gathering information about citizens online.
Posted In: syria, Iran, Obama, geek chow, Tech Vegetables, Intel

Amazing new chip from Intel debuts

Nov 17, 2011
Okay. I’m going to try to tell you about the Knights Corners chip without confusing you or me. I probably won’t make it. Tell my family I loved them.
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New chips (unfortunately not made by Frito Lay)

Oct 20, 2011
Chipmaker, ARM is introducing the Cortex A7, which is billed as more energy efficient and slimmer than those on the market now. Although not as...
Posted In: chips, geek chow, Tech Report

Apple to release Lion this week?

Jul 11, 2011
So goes the rumor. It's not Apple Computer opening up actual cages to reveal real lions, at least not yet, it's the release of the new operating s...
Posted In: apple, facetime, geek chow, lion

They're testing a new internet this week

Jun 7, 2011
Warning: geek chow....
Posted In: geek chow, ipv6

Intel ready to start making 3D chips

May 5, 2011
Finally, a decent use for 3D. No goggles required! Chip maker Intel unveiled a new chip that works with a 3D transistor instead of the old flat...
Posted In: chips, geek chow, Intel

Microsoft buys a bunch of IP addresses

Mar 25, 2011
The addresses were owned by the Canadian company Nortel which has gone bankrupt. Microsoft paid 7.5 million for 666,000 addresses, that works out...
Posted In: business, geek chow, Microsoft, search

Nerd contest aims to predict when people will go to the hospital

Mar 16, 2011
California physicians group Heritage Provider Network Inc. is holding a contest to find an algorithm that can "best predict when people are likely...
Posted In: business, geek chow, Health

Breakthrough in circuitry efficiency

Mar 1, 2011
Hewlett-Packard scientists think they've come up with a way to dramatically reduce the amount of energy needed to run a computer. Computing power...
Posted In: geek chow, Hp, Science