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Double-speed next-gen version cements PCIe computing power

PCI Express has lasted more than a decade, and faster speeds should extend its longevity as a key enabler of computing power. Also coming: adaptations for the mobile market.

By June 5, 2014

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Scientists transform cement into liquid metal

Laser beams and an aerodynamic levitator help scientists melt cement into a metallic-glass material that can act as a semiconductor.

By May 28, 2013

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Virtual momentum: Newest Oculus prototype triples daily sales

The Facebook-owned virtual reality company says it has sold as many as 70,000 units of its latest developer kit. Plus: Check out its work with Samsung.

By September 3, 2014

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Modern magic: World's first 3D-printed castle

A man in Minnesota built a 3D printer and used it to make a beautiful castle rise from the earth layer by layer. There's no dragon -- yet.

By August 28, 2014

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Dropping packages at FedEx -- and getting paid for it

FedEx's Package Lab puts thousands of boxes a year to the test to make sure they're up to the rigors of being shipped. CNET Road Trip 2014 checked out the package torture.

By July 11, 2014

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Nexus 8, a no-show at Google I/O, still on its way

The HTC-built tablet is in the works, CNET has learned.

By June 25, 2014

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Alibaba heads into Amazon, eBay turf with 11 Main

The world's largest e-commerce company launches an online shopping marketplace that hosts specialty boutiques hawking fashion, sporting goods, baby gear, and tech gadgets.

By June 11, 2014

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Sony hits all the PlayStation 4 high notes at E3 2014

At its E3 evening press conference, Sony strikes hard on all its strengths with unexpected game reveals and updates on its numerous ongoing projects.

By June 9, 2014

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WWDC set the stage. Now Apple needs to deliver

Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference offered iOS and OS X software features that help secure its ecosystem. But products remain a question mark.

By June 3, 2014

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Dog-operated light switch aims to help the disabled

A group of students develop a lamp switch that can be operated by a service dog to help people with limited mobility.

By May 19, 2014