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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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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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Samsung: Demand for Galaxy S6 steeper than expected

The company says it didn't fully anticipate how many of its new Galaxy S6 smartphones it would need right off the bat.

By April 15, 2015

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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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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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Faster Roku 2 masters the streaming universe

A nearly perfect mix of speed, features, price and ecosystem make the Roku 2 our favorite streaming device yet.

By April 17, 2015

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Amazon and Cricket Wireless team up to switch phones faster

A $10 bundle sold on Amazon will activate an unlocked GSM phone on AT&T's prepaid brand.

By April 1, 2015

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John Hennessey just wants to go faster

For some men speed is important but few take it as serious as John Hennessey. XCAR soke to the man who took on the Veyron and claimed the speed record for America.

March 24, 2015

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Apple updates Macs with new processors for faster performance, longer life

Some MacBook models make the leap to Intel's new CPUs.

By March 9, 2015

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Web standard promising faster page loads wins approval

HTTP 2.0 is the standard's first new version in 16 years. In practice, the new standard will bring more privacy-protection encryption to the Web, too.

By February 17, 2015