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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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Ugly documents surface in antitrust case that Google settled with FTC

Serious claims, made by FTC investigators, came just months before the commissioners decided against launching an antitrust suit against Google in 2013, according to documents obtained by the WSJ.

By March 20, 2015

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What we now know -- and still don't know -- about the Apple Watch

At its media event on March 9, Apple was supposed to fill in the missing details on its new Watch line, which ships April 24. Some blanks have been filled in, but many pressing questions remain.

By March 10, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 139: Nvidia Shield, an online comic book class taught by Stan Lee and more

If you've been dying to put your comic book knowledge to good use, here's your chance. Stan Lee and producer Michael Uslan are teaming up with the Smithsonian to offer an online course on the history of the superhero. Excelsior!

By March 4, 2015

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The surprising science of blue jeans

A new video shows how jeans get blue, while new research from UC Berkeley shows how the dye used to get them that way could get greener.

By February 25, 2015

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Security and Microsoft take center stage as Mobile World Congress 2015 opens

Mobile World Congress has officially begun in Barcelona, Spain. Here's all the stuff you missed at the first day of the show.

By March 2, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 135: Biodegradable robots working in your body, the Godzilla Hotel and more

John Hopkins University scientists are currently working on what they're calling "micrograbbers" made of hydrogel and stiff polymers. Someday, they hope to send these tiny objects into your body to perform procedures that might otherwise be invasive.

By February 25, 2015

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Samsung buys LoopPay, all but confirming new Apple Pay rival

Apple Pay is off to a fast start, but LoopPay may have an edge when it comes to working with existing point-of-sale systems.

By February 18, 2015

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Qualcomm, fined $975M in China, prepares to move forward

The chipmaker won't contest the record fine as part of the resolution, and agrees to make several changes to its patent-licensing business in China.

By February 9, 2015

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Pirate Doctor: Medical implements from Blackbeard's ship

Archaeologists excavating the Queen Anne's Revenge have found a variety of medical implements indicating health hazards on the high seas.

By February 2, 2015