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Gazing deep into the final frontier in search of dark energy

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The National Optical Astronomy Observatory (NOAO) puts it into perspective right away: "Eight billion years ago, rays of light from distant galaxies began their long journey to Earth." It's important to hold that fact in mind, as we marvel at… Go To Full Article

LG gets patent for mobile UI that reacts to flexible displays, encourages origami

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As often as companies love to toy with flexible displays, we're seldom told how we'd control that newfound freedom. Are we supposed to make e-paper cranes? Credit LG for some forward thinking -- it's just receiving a US patent for… Go To Full Article

Apple releases OS X 10.8.2 update for Mountain Lion

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Looks like one major software update wasn't enough, as Apple is following its push of iOS 6 with OS X 10.8.2. Weighing in at 697.54MB, it's a pretty substantial update for Mountain Lion users, with that long-awaited Facebook integration chief… Go To Full Article

2K Games launches Borderlands 2

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2K Games has launched the sequel to its popular “shooter-looter,” Borderlands, in North America for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC. Go To Full Article

Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H Motherboard

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For those of you interested, there is a quickie review of the Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H posted at T-Break today. You can see our evaluation here for comparison purposes. Today I'll be looking at the GA-Z77X-UD3H motherboard that comes in as one… Go To Full Article

Apple Wants $3B in Damages From Samsung

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What the heck, if the courts are willing to give you one billion in damages, why not push your luck and go for triple that amount instead. Attorneys for Apple plan to ask U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh to order… Go To Full Article

ASUS GeForce GTX 660 DirectCU II Overclocking Review

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We put our new ASUS GeForce GTX 660 through the ringer of overclocking and make real world gaming comparisons. If you are thinking the new GTX 660 (GK106) GPU will be a good overclocker like its bigger brother GK104, you… Go To Full Article

Sony Xperia T for AT&T achieves FCC victory

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We witnessed the Sony Xperia T make its way through the FCC approval process a few days ago, but there was still something drastically missing: compatibility with AT&T LTE. But as some images published by UK retailer Phones4U attested to,… Go To Full Article

Fractal Design Define R4

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Fractal Design has once again refreshed the Define series, now called R4. It brings a few small changes to the table, further improving on the already excellent design. Go To Full Article

American Airlines to hand out Galaxy Note 'tablets' to 17,000 flight attendants

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Things aren't all Champagne and caviar over at American Airlines, not that you'd know it from the company's latest press release. The Dallas-based air carrier just shared a plan to outfit all of its flight attendants with Samsung Galaxy Notes… Go To Full Article

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