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Move to 64-bit Android phones accelerating, says ARM

ARM tells CNET that the shift to 64-bit devices is taking place faster than expected. Part of the reason is that even 32-bit code runs faster on ARM's newest 64-bit chips.

By April 23, 2014

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Disney, channeling Silicon Valley, launches startup accelerator

Working with Techstars, the media giant is forming 10 startups with mentors like CEO Bob Iger and giving them access to Disney's IP.

By February 12, 2014

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Qualcomm seeks robotics startups to boost Snapdragon

The company says it's looking for 10 companies to participate in a robotics accelerator. The win for Qualcomm: open up a new market for its Snapdragon chip.

By October 15, 2014

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Why the Grand Theft Auto petition won't accelerate its release to PC

Rockstar Games has always held fast to its release schedules. With the impending launch of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4, the studio has no reason to change its formula.

By September 17, 2013

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Samsung opens doors to New York accelerator

The Korean electronics giant hosts an event in its new offices in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood to officially launch its outreach to startups in the city.

By September 9, 2013

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Slim smartphone zoom is one step closer

New technology from DynaOptics promises to deliver optical zoom to smartphones without the need for a protruding lens element.

By September 30, 2014

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Google accelerates encryption project

The search giant steps up the pace on an encryption plan to protect information in transit between its data centers.

By September 6, 2013

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Polestar takes world's safest car to the track

Volvo's reputation for safety is unparalleled, but that doesn't mean the cars can't also be fun. Tuner company Polestar lets CNET editor Wayne Cunningham drive laps in its special-edition S60.

By September 24, 2014

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Silicon Valley talent wars: Engineers, come get your $250K salary

Weeby thinks the way to hire superstar engineers in hypercompetitive Silicon Valley is to pay them like superstars, to the tune of $1 million over four years, and be totally transparent about it.

By September 22, 2014

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Is the universe a 2D hologram? Fermilab intends to find out

An experiment at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory called the Holometer intends to test several theories about the universe, including the holographic principle.

By August 26, 2014