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George Lucas to build affordable housing in one of the richest parts of America

After residents living near George Lucas' Grady Ranch protested his planned studio into nonexistence, the film magnate made different plans for the land.

By April 19, 2015

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Samsung, in a race to build your next smartphone chip, may just win

The Korean electronics maker, best known for TVs and mobile devices, also makes the processors powering those devices. Here's why it's now angling to be first with new chip technology.

By April 17, 2015

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'I got my heroes back': Why the new 'Star Wars' trailer made me cry

The new "Force Awakens" trailer transports CNET's Tania González to her youth in Mexico, where she and her brother turned broomsticks into lightsabers and her dog played the role of droid "Arturito."

By April 17, 2015

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FirstBuild ChillHub Refrigerator

FirstBuild kitted out a GE french-door refrigerator with eight USB ports to deliver the power and connectivity you need to create your own custom "ChillHub."

By January 5, 2015

MSRP: $2,999.00

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Moore's Law is the reason your iPhone is so thin and cheap

Intel co-founder Gordon Moore's observation 50 years ago set the groundwork for self-driving cars on the road and computers in our pockets today.

By April 16, 2015

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Guy builds his own 'Star Wars' BB-8 rolling droid for $150

If you've wanted a BB-8 droid ever since seeing the first trailer for "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens," you can now make one for pretty cheap.

By April 20, 2015

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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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Inside the multibillion-dollar quest to make faster, cheaper gadgets

Intel, GlobalFoundries and other chipmakers have built massive facilities to manufacture more powerful computer chips. It's all part of a race to prove they can keep pace with Moore's Law.

By April 16, 2015

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FirstBuild Green Bean Maker Module

FirstBuild's $20 Green Bean Maker Module and Software Developer Kit can make your dumb appliances smart.

By September 18, 2014

MSRP: $19.95

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Samsung builds 200-person team to handle Apple's display needs

The team was formed on April 1 and will handle everything from development to sales, according to Bloomberg.

By April 15, 2015