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Nokia updating Windows Phone 8 Lumias with low-power Bluetooth

Nokia is adding Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy to every Windows Phone 8 device that it has made, with an imminent update adding support for the low-power wireless technology.

By November 17, 2013

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What's the best low-power Windows 8 tablet?

With many Atom-powered Windows 8 tablets and hybrids to choose from, one stands out as the best of the bunch.

By March 15, 2013

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iPad 3 will be thinner with low-power Retina Display, report says

As I look at my iPad 2 sitting next to me, I wonder how a device with the same basic proportions could actually be thinner. Yet, the latest rumor says that Apple will forgo the IPS (in-plane switching) display for the iPad 3, instead favoring a Sharp-manufactured display that will be thinner and lower-powered than IPS can manage.

By November 23, 2011

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Prysm funded for large, low-power displays

Startup Prysm raises $100 million to mass-produce flexible displays, which use lasers to reduce power consumption, and develop a consumer product.

By October 27, 2011

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New materials promise ultra-low-power computing

UC Berkeley researchers unveil materials that could potentially reduce the amount of voltage required for a CPU to operate, paving the way for ultra-low-power computing.

By September 12, 2011

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SuVolta emerges with low-power chip technology

Now out of stealth mode, the start-up aims to license its PowerShrink manufacturing technology to semiconductor companies. First to sign up: Fujitsu.

By June 6, 2011

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11 surprises I learned about the Apple Watch

Apple's new watch has some secrets and some quirks you may not know about. Here are the most interesting tidbits I've found over my time wearing one so far.

By April 11, 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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Bluetooth 4.0 goes low-power for sensors

New version of the wireless technology targets low-energy applications in the health care, fitness, and security markets.

By December 18, 2009

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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