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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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Game Developers Conference 2015

The San Francisco conference may well be the world's largest gathering of game developers, the place to keep an ear to the ground and to get business done.

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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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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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Robot babies used in development research totally freak us out (Tomorrow Daily 150)

We just found out research labs like the one at Indiana University uses robotic infants to test child development theories. We also just found out what fuels our deepest nightmares. Those discoveries are not a coincidence.

By March 25, 2015

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Robot babies used in development research totally freak us out (Tomorrow Daily 150)

On today's show, Ashley and Khail talk about how the ESA might use nets to capture and dispose of space trash in Earth's orbit, give props to a local musician using her heartbeat as a song sample during live shows, and panic over the possibility of a baby robo-pocalypse.

By March 25, 2015

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Apple's splashy developer fest kicks off June 8

The company's always popular Worldwide Developers Conference will take place in San Francisco in the second week of June, giving us a peek at the new versions of OS X and iOS.

By April 14, 2015

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Samsung: Demand for Galaxy S6 steeper than expected

The company says it didn't fully anticipate how many of its new Galaxy S6 smartphones it would need right off the bat.

By April 15, 2015

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OLED researchers working to make flat, futuristic lighting a reality

A new initiative at Renssalaer Polytechnic Institute seeks to make OLED lighting more practical -- and affordable -- than ever before.

By April 9, 2015

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Can the mobile Web win back developers from iOS, Android?

While mobile-app developers are concentrating their efforts on supporting Apple's and Google's mobile operating systems, one group hopes to make the Web a place for apps too.

By March 15, 2015

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Apple scoops up UK audio developer -- report

No announcement or confirmation has been offered, but a corporation-listing agency shows that Camel Audio's address now matches Apple's UK headquarters and that Camel's director is employed by the iPhone maker.

By February 24, 2015