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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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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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Visiting the places that make Moore's Law happen (pictures)

CNET went to Intel's research hub in Hillsboro, Ore., and GlobalFoundries' factory in Malta, N.Y., to see the facilities developing tomorrow's chips. Intel, the world's largest chipmaker, has spent more than $25 billion building up six campuses in Oregon. GlobalFoundries, owned by the government of Abu Dhabi's investment arm, spent $10 billion creating its new Malta facility.

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Obama to visit Intel plant, in nod to domestic manufacturing

President Obama will visit Intel's cutting-edge factory in Arizona, in a show of support for Intel's manufacturing presence in the U.S.

By January 23, 2012

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ClearEdge Power to make fuel cell for data centers

The fuel cell company raises $73.5 million to expand into the light commercial market and build follow-on products.

By August 23, 2011

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Obama speaks at Intel plant, praises Grove

Speaking at an Intel chip plant in Oregon, President Obama reserves special praise for Andy Grove, an Intel co-founder.

By February 18, 2011

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For Intel, Obama's visit comes at pivotal moment

President will visit an Intel fabrication facility in Oregon tomorrow, as the chipmaker's PC-centric manufacturing faces challenges from large, Asia-based, smartphone-savvy chip rivals.

By February 17, 2011

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Google pulls app that revealed Android flaw, issues fix

Researchers release proof-of-concept Android app that demonstrates ability to download other apps without the user's knowledge. Google then fixes the bug.

By November 11, 2010

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Intel to close plants, up to 6,000 workers affected

Chipmaker will halt production at five "older" factories to align its manufacturing capacity to current market conditions.

By January 21, 2009

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Intel: Small devices with big screens

An Intel scientist discusses a technology that would allow handheld Internet devices to display images wirelessly on big screens.

By March 31, 2008