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Microchips making their way into NFL footballs?

The National Football League could soon be more technologically advanced than ever. Reuters reports that a microchip could soon be implanted into footballs to make calls more accurate.

By Aug. 5, 2010

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Phase One IQ250

Phase One's 50-megapixel IQ250 gives pro photographers a CMOS sensor option

By Jan. 24, 2014

MSRP: $34,990.00

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Freescale's Internet-of-things controller chip cut down to size

Need an electronic brain for your keychain computer? Freescale's KL03, half the size of a golf ball dimple and costing 75 cents, might be just the thing.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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3D video of sperm could help docs spot strong swimmers

By generating a progressive series of holograms, scientists can watch sperm move and look for structural anomalies that make them less viable, helping to improve odds during in vitro fertilization.

By Feb. 11, 2014

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DRAM inventor Robert Dennard gets prestigious Kyoto Prize

The 81-year-old IBM researcher is behind the now-pervasive memory technology and Dennard scaling, which mapped the march of progress in performance during the chip industry's glory days.

By Nov. 11, 2013

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Intel puts new Arizona chip factory on back burner

After pledging to invest $5 billion on its Fab 42 high-tech manufacturing plant, the chip maker puts the project on hold.

By Jan. 14, 2014

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Canada's ex-defense minister: Aliens would give us more tech if we'd stop wars

Paul Hellyer, who has long insisted that aliens have visited Earth for many years, says that when aliens saw the atomic bomb they decided that we were a great threat to the cosmos.

By Jan. 5, 2014

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The tiniest sandcastle you will ever see

Wow! An artist and scientist create striking works of microscopic art etched onto single grains of sand.

By Mar. 31, 2014

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Liquid nitrogen-cooled Haswell chip hits 6.5GHz

The guys from Asrock show how a 3.5GHz Intel Core i7-4770K CPU can be overclocked to 6.5GHz using a subzero cooling setup at Computex.

By Jun. 5, 2013

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FIFA to implement goal line tech in 2014 World Cup

At future World Cups, it will probably be rare to see a miscalled goal ruin the momentum of the game. Here's why.

By Feb. 20, 2013