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What's inside your smartphone? Most customers don't care

Samsung's easy dismissal of Qualcomm's Snapdragon processor highlights the chipmaker's weak brand power with consumers. What can Qualcomm do to raise its profile?

By March 2, 2015

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The inner workings of your refrigerator, revealed: Welcome to Appliance Science!

In our inaugural Appliance Science column, writer Richard Baguley and illustrator Colin West McDonald explore the inner workings of the largest appliance in your house.

By November 4, 2014

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How OLED lighting aims to be the star of the glow (Q&A)

As costs drop for the easy-on-the-eyes, next-gen tech, Acuity Brands pushes a new range of lighting products. This week, it'll announce the Nomi.

By May 27, 2014

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Y Combinator for the world? How USAID lab plans to fight poverty

The goal of the U.S. Global Development Lab is nothing short of harnessing innovation to eliminate extreme poverty by 2030. Crave's Eric Mack asks USAID about the ambitious plan it likens to DARPA.

By April 3, 2014

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DuPont boosts solar with Innovalight acquisition

The chemicals giant buys Innovalight's "silicon ink" technology, which is added to solar manufacturing lines to up the conversion efficiency of solar cells.

By July 25, 2011

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Motorola teases Droid Ultra smartphone

A placeholder page hosted by Motorola touts the Droid Ultra's body as thin and tough.

By July 2, 2013

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Comcast expands Wi-Fi network with new 'neighborhood' initiative

Comcast users will soon be contributing to the company's Wi-Fi network coverage through a gateway that transmits a public Wi-Fi signal that can be accessed by any Xfinity subscriber.

By June 10, 2013

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DuPont speeds up forecast for $1 billion in solar sales

Cheered by "continued explosive growth" in the market for solar energy gear, the chemicals titan says it will hit the $1 billion sales mark in 2010, ahead of earlier forecasts.

By September 23, 2010

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What's more 'practical,' a Ferrari or a high-end hi-fi?

Exotic cars are showcases of brute-force technology, but have minimal value as cars; high-end audio systems are considerably more useful, says the Audiophiliac.

By March 23, 2013

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Photographers, copyright and the online battle for photo rights

What do you do when someone uses a photo of yours without permission? We take a closer look at online copyright infringement, and speak with photographers who have seen their work spread far and wide without credit.

By February 25, 2013