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ZTE planning to sell Mozilla-powered phone in Europe

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ZTE will launch a Firefox OS smartphone this year. "ZTE is seeking partnerships to offer devices with the new operating system to reduce its reliance on Google's Android, which dominates the smartphone market with a 75 percent share of shipments,… Go To Full Article

Intel's Core i7 powers Gigabyte's uber-mini NUC

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We last discussed Intel's uber-mini Next Unit of Computing or NUC back in November, when Santa Clara first unveiled the $300 x86-powered system with a Core i3 processor and integrated HD 4000 graphics. Go To Full Article

Archos debuts four new tablets at CES 2013, dubbed the Titanium line

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In Archos' ongoing initiative to create way, way more tablets than anyone else, the company this morning unveiled four new tablets in what it's calling the "Titanium" line (not to be confused with the Platinum line, of course). That name… Go To Full Article

School Can Force Teenagers To Wear RFID

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A U.S. District Court judge ruled that schools can force school kids to wear RFID tags while in school. U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia said the San Antonio Northside School District had the right to expel sophomore Andrea Hernandez, 15,… Go To Full Article

CES 2013: Tt eSPORTS @ ThinkComputers.org

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Thermaltake‚Äôs gaming brand Tt eSPORTS has been making waves over the past year with a slew of different gaming peripherals. At CES this tear we had a chance to catch up with them and check out some of their gaming… Go To Full Article

Nokia says Lumia smartphones did 'better than expected' last quarter

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In the process of drawing up its quarterly results, Nokia has uncovered some good news to report. The manufacturer says its Lumia portfolio "delivered better than expected results" in Q4, selling 4.4 million units compared to just 2.9 million in… Go To Full Article

Visualized: Art Lebedev Studio's Optimus Popularis

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We've long been fans of the creative art / technology mashup, Art Lebedev Studio. Of course we've seen the Optimus Popularis come across our feeds many times but surprisingly this is the first time we've ever caught up to it… Go To Full Article

Crucial Ballistix Sport Very Low Profile DDR3-1600 16GB Memory Review

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With their Ballistix Sport VLP (Very Low Profile) modules Crucial are looking to offer a value packed product which appeals to consumers who need low voltage, compact memory in high capacities. Go To Full Article

New 'cosmic candle' could help explain dark matter

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Mingus - or more formally, SN SCP-0401 - is a Type Ia supernova with a redshift of 1.71, dating back 10 billion years. It's exceptional for its detailed spectrum and precision color measurement, unprecedented in a supernova so distant, says… Go To Full Article

Google boss suggests North Korean government should embrace the internet

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Speaking to reporters in Beijing airport after his trip to Pyongyang, Google's Eric Schmidt has expressed bewilderment at the fact that North Korean citizens still aren't hooked up to the web. He pointed out that the government could retool its… Go To Full Article

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