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Bandwidth Meter Speed Test

Put your ISP to the test!

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Super-thin, meter-long e-ink clock makes time gorgeous

Sure, e-ink looks good on your Kindle. But it looks even better in the ClockOne, a wall clock thinner than a pencil that weighs only 5 pounds.

By November 5, 2014

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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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London streets blockaded as taxi drivers protest against Uber

The city's iconic black cabs brought roads to a standstill in a protest against what drivers see as unfair regulation of the industry.

By April 21, 2015

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The seven deadly sins of mobile games

We love our mobile games, but there are a few tendencies -- annoying, manipulative, or sometimes both -- that need to go away.

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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Corning's USB 3.0 optical cable aims for 5Gbps up to 30 meters

Corning says its new USB 3.0 cable is thinner, lighter, and bendable to your heart's desire.

By April 15, 2014

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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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'Tomorrowland' contest asks kids to look to the future (Tomorrow Daily 156)

On today's show, Khail and Ashley discuss the Icefin robot and why it might contribute to the exploration of Europa someday. There's also a 50-meter-high augmented reality model from "Attack on Titan," and details about how to enter Disney's Create Tomorrowland - XPrize Challenge. #TDPrize

By April 6, 2015

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Disney and XPrize collaborate on a forward-thinking, futuristic contest (Tomorrow Daily 156)

To celebrate the release of the movie "Tomorrowland," Disney is working together with the XPrize Foundation to offer kids between the ages of eight and 17 the chance to win some great prizes. What great innovations do you think the future holds?

By April 6, 2015

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Take a VR sightseeing tour on your iPhone

Who says Google Cardboard is only for Android users? Roundme's updated iPhone app delivers a sweet virtual experience.

By April 14, 2015