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Adios, silicon: Why exotic designs are the future for the chips in your gadgets

Decades of progress creating conventional computer chips will stall in the coming years, forcing some far-out ideas on semiconductor makers. Carbon nanotubes or quantum computing, anyone?

By April 17, 2015

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Explaining water and dust resistance ratings for your gadgets

Water-resistant doesn't mean waterproof. Here's how to find out just how rugged your smartphones, tablets, activity trackers and smartwatches really are.

By April 7, 2015

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LG's 5-inch 'unbreakable' bendy plastic phone screen on show

This bendy 5-inch screen is LG's first OLED screen made of plastic, meaning it's flexible and much less vulnerable to drops and scrapes.

By May 20, 2013

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Protect your keyboard's keys from fading into oblivion

If your backlit keyboard characters are fading to illegible blobs, you can halt the damage with a small piece of household tape.

By April 26, 2013

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Dyson £1,000 Airblade Tap tested in hands-on video

Luke Westaway gets his mitts washed and dried by Dyson's £1,000 tap in the hands-on video.

By February 5, 2013

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LG bringing high-res tablet, smartphone, and TV screens to CES

LG is doubling down on high-res displays at CES 2013. The company will be showing several TVs, monitors, smartphones, and tablets.

By December 28, 2012

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Digital 'pill' tells doctors when you've swallowed it

Sensor powered by stomach acid relays information to a patch worn on the skin, which in turn sends it to a cell-phone app that gives your doctor data on your health and your treatment regimen.

By August 1, 2012

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iPhone 4S gets wireless charging thanks to UK modder

An ambitious tinkerer has given his iPhone the power of wireless charging.

By July 9, 2012

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Google Nexus 7 teardown shows off honking great battery

The enterprising chaps at iFixit have torn the Nexus 7 apart to show you its intriguing innards.

By July 3, 2012

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Google patent application reveals broadband dreams

The Net giant tries to patent a technique for using a flat, flexible housing to lower the cost of bringing a super-fast Internet to homes. Just how big will Google Fiber be?

By March 2, 2012