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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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2011 Nissan Quest SL

Although the 2011 Nissan Quest offers good maneuverability and plenty of usable interior space, its tech offerings lag considerably behind the competition.

By October 11, 2011

2.5 stars Editors' rating October 11, 2011

MSRP: $34,350.00

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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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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

Review

Sonim XP3 Quest (unlocked)

We're astounded by the lack of multimedia messaging, but the Sonim XP3 Quest should withstand most torture tests.

By August 31, 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 31, 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

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'Shine up the arches': McDonald's and the quest to go digital

The world's largest restaurant chain is in turnaround mode. It's looking to the tech industry -- and role models like Google -- as it searches for a good jump start. First stop: South by Southwest.

By March 20, 2015

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The quest for the rumored knockoff Apple Watch at CES 2015

The Apple Byte checks out the best rugged iPhone case we've seen and the first compatible HomeKit smart plug. But its search for the Apple Watch is the Holy Grail.

By January 8, 2015

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King's Quest to make an epic return

With the revival of history-making studio Sierra comes a return to the world of King's Quest, adding more chapters to the life of King Graham.

By December 7, 2014

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Flat tire? MapQuest iPhone app now offers roadside assistance

You can now get membership-free towing and other services from Urgent.ly via the app, but you'll have to pay for the work itself, of course.

By November 11, 2014