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The Conflict Minerals Law: Kickstarting Change in the Congo

Tim Mohin | Posted 02.18.2015 | Impact
Tim Mohin

It is true that individuals and local economies have felt the sting of western companies' policies to require minerals that come from Congo, Rwanda, and the region to prove that they originate from conflict-free mines.

Scientists Chart Course For Computers That Send Info At Speed Of Light

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 11.13.2014 | Technology

When you search for something on Google, the query travels close to the speed of light -- but the computer you searched on can't work that fast. That could change.

NO SECURITY: The Visionary Prophet-5

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 07.08.2014 | Huffpost Code
Michael Nirenberg

In 2014, when we think of the microprocessor, we tend to think of the personal computer or cell phone. While researching the history of the microprocessor, I discovered a way in which it turned up in our culture in the most pervasive way it could have: Music.

DK Matai | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
DK Matai

Editor's Note: This post has been removed from the Huffington Post....

AMD Won't Return To Profitability Until Late '08

AP | BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The world's No. 2 microprocessor maker, Advanced Micro Devices Inc. said it won't return to profitability until the second half of next year and delay...