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Imagination, supplier of Apple chip tech, to buy MIPS

Imagination, a leading supplier of graphics chips for smartphones and tablets, will buy MIPS Technologies.

By November 6, 2012

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Google: Next Android doubles app performance

Through the use of a new software layer called ART, software on the upcoming "L" version of Android will run faster.

By June 25, 2014

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Google Wearables 2.0: How Android Wear breaks from Glass

Is Android Wear a revision of Google Glass, or a completely different vision? Either way, it'll have a huge influence on the rest of the wearable product landscape in 2014 and beyond.

By March 25, 2014

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Broadcom CTO's crystal ball shows wearable widgets, gigabit broadband (Q&A)

In an in-depth interview, Henry Samueli predicts a lot more bits in our future with multigigabit Wi-Fi, LTE, and home broadband. Moore's Law is a tougher challenge, but Broadcom plans high-end CPUs, too.

By December 4, 2013

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Google aims for slicker Web graphics, but can it get there?

Google finally raises the curtain on the programming platform it hopes will get complex code -- such as the kind that powers gaming engines -- onto the Web. But PNaCl with a glitch -- controversy.

By November 12, 2013

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Netflix support coming to ARM-based Chromebooks

One corner of the computing world can't use the streaming-video service: the $249 Samsung Chromebook. Netflix and Google are working to change that, though.

By February 5, 2013

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Slow, but rugged, Curiosity's computer was built for Mars

The PowerPC RAD750 chip at the heart of the Curiosity Mars rover's central computer can withstand temperature extremes and massive doses of space radiation without the dreaded 'blue screen of death.'

By August 10, 2012

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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean could be headed to more devices

Phones from HTC, as well as the Samsung Galaxy S3, could be among the next to get an Android refresh.

By July 20, 2012

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$100 tablet now shipping with Android 4.0

One of the first Android 4.0 tablets has arrived. It's retailing in China for only $100 and packs a 1GHZ MIPS chip and plenty of connectors.

By December 6, 2011

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First Ice Cream Sandwich tablet costs just £60, in China

The Ainovo Novo 7 is the first Android Ice Cream Sandwich tablet, yours for around £60 -- if you happen to be in China.

By December 6, 2011