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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (Xbox 360)

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance isn't for everyone, but the over-the-top swordplay action definitely has its moments.

By February 19, 2013

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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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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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​The chaebols: The rise of South Korea's mighty conglomerates

They are cornerstones of the economic, political and social landscape: Part one of a series looks at how these conglomerates -- like Samsung, LG and Hyundai -- saved South Korea from crushing poverty and defined a country's role on the global stage.

By April 6, 2015

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No download needed: The rise of SMS-based 'apps'

Apps aren't going anywhere, but lately more companies are offering services through text messaging. Here's what you need to know.

By April 3, 2015

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Angry Birds maker's earnings fall while games rise

Despite lower earnings, Rovio is still one of the most popular mobile-game companies in the world, tallying almost 600 million game downloads in 2014.

By March 19, 2015

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All signs point to 1 million Apple Watch preorders, analysts say

Analysts estimate that Apple's preorders hovered around that milestone figure in the device's first weekend of availability.

By April 13, 2015

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Apple's iOS 8 rises to 72% adoption rate

The rate of adoption picked up steam with the release of iOS 8.1.3, which fixed some bugs and eased the software's demand for storage space on devices.

By February 4, 2015

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Black & Decker's stick vac can't rise above the pack

It looks like an upright while maneuvering like a stick, but middling performance and tedious maintenance keep this vac grounded.

By January 27, 2015

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AT&T Q4 customer growth up, but competition fuels rise in turnover

Most of AT&T's customer gains in the fourth quarter came from its non-smartphone business.

By January 27, 2015