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Google Pays CEO A Buck, 4 Other Execs Get $124M

@ 2013/04/26 read/post comments(0)
I'm not for sure on this one but I would assume that, if you had stocks worth $20 billion, it would probably be pretty easy to get by on a one dollar salary for a year. Google CEO Larry Page… Go To Full Article

Why Don’t Web Pages Immediately Display Their Text?

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If you’re prone to watching the browser pane with an eagle eye, you may have noticed that pages frequently load their images and layout before loading their text–the exact opposite loading pattern we experienced during the 1990s. What’s going on? Go To Full Article

Google Transparency Report shows censorship spike

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Governments are getting nosier than ever, at least if you ask Google. The search firm has already noticed rapidly mounting censorship in recent months, but its latest half-year Transparency Report has revealed a 26 percent surge in takedown requests toward… Go To Full Article

Leap Motion shipments delayed until July 22nd, beta test period begins in June

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Leap has been accepting pre-orders for its motion controller for some time now, and has been promising a ship date of May 13th since February, but there's now been a slight change of plans. The company has confirmed that it's… Go To Full Article

Living with Google Glass, Day One: the reveal

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In a loft atop Chelsea Market, Google is doing something special. Here, lucky Explorers will get their first taste of Project Glass. Yes, Google's latest X project (that we know about, at least) has finally made its way to the… Go To Full Article

Offline Google Drive now automatically saves files, lets you create and edit drawings

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Well, it looks as if the Drive news just keep pouring in. Shortly after outing a couple of new features that make the service a little more friendly with collaborators, Google's rather quietly taken to its own social network to… Go To Full Article

New Chrome Beta extension from Google lets you view Office files directly

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One of the more unique features of Google's web browser for Chromebooks has been the ability to open and view Microsoft Office files directly in the browser (as opposed to pushing them to Drive), but that's so far remained confined… Go To Full Article

JiaYu G5 Android smartphone: Another iPhone 5 knockoff but with some classy twists

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Believe it or not, there are people out there who would like to have an iPhone-like handset but with Android as the OS. We’ve seen a lot of iPhone clones in the past, and JiaYu’s G5 will be almost exactly… Go To Full Article

Evercool Venti HPQ-12025 Heatsink Review

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Airflow is driven by a single 120mm PWM fan whose snow white 7-bladed impeller rotates at your basic 2200RPM to 800RPM. Noise output is moderate. Because computer enthusiasts tend to be picky bunch, Evercool have tossed in one extra set… Go To Full Article

Batteries of Tomorrow: Much Smaller and 2000 Times More Powerful

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Researchers at the University of Illinois have recently developed the new lithium-ion microbatteries that are 2000 times more powerful and recharge 1000 times faster. Go To Full Article

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