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Mysterious electric-car startup Faraday Future takes aim at Tesla with $1B investment

The electric-car startup has some ambitious targets, including building a plant next year and producing cars in 2017.

By November 5, 2015


The cult of productivity, and the obsession with 'getting things done'

From CNET Magazine: Organizing, parceling and simplifying life are at the heart of one of the biggest trends in tech culture. And it shows no signs of stopping.

By October 29, 2015


Watch an exoplanet orbit a distant star

Astronomers have obtained direct images of an exoplanet moving around a star 63 light-years from Earth.

By September 18, 2015


Apple buys GPS firm Coherent Navigation, reports say

Apple will likely use the company's tech and resources to improve and expand its own mapping and navigation technology.

By May 18, 2015


Apple reveals the new ultrathin 12-inch MacBook laptop

The new device is Apple's thinnest laptop ever and includes Retina Display, a new touch-sensitive trackpad and a new port for data transfer and charging in a single connector.

By March 9, 2015


Apple opening five new China stores over five weeks

The company, which started its retail-store foray in China in 2008, plans to build up the number of locations there over the next two years.

By January 16, 2015


In newest tally, supercomputing progress tapers off

Hardware, software and funding limits mean it's not easy to make the fastest computers even faster. That's too bad for the industries that rely on them.

By November 17, 2014


Polaroid's $99 nostalgia-fueled Cube seeks its spot in the GoPro world

The company that first brought the public instant film photography has a low-cost action camera that's about capturing everyday moments, not extreme experiences.

By September 23, 2014


Meet Kevin Lynch, once a Flash point, now winding up Apple Watch

The exec, who clashed with Apple while at Adobe, now runs the team working on wearable software at Apple -- a vital role as the company expands into a new business.

By September 17, 2014


Sprint CEO Dan Hesse's farewell memo to employees

Sprint's Hesse lists the highlights of his nearly seven-year tenure at the company.

By August 6, 2014