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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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President Obama presses for high-speed Internet for rural Americans

The administration will offer loans and work to remove law that limit consumers' ability to choose fast, affordable broadband.

By January 13, 2015

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Take a look behind the scenes of Project Loon, Google's lofty plan to bring the Internet to everyone

Google's network of Internet-beaming balloons has come a long way.

By April 18, 2015

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Sprint pushes farther into rural America

The carrier is planning new strategic deals with rural operators to compete against AT&T and Verizon anywhere in the US, including the nation's most remote regions.

By March 26, 2014

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Sprint to join rural operators in nationwide roaming hub

Sprint will be among the first to participate in the Competitive Carrier Association’s Data Access Hub, which could give carriers of all sizes access to a true nationwide 4G LTE network.

By March 26, 2014

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Real talk: Deciphering the wireless marketing hype

US wireless operators are revving their marketing machines to persuade customers to switch carriers. How do you separate the hype from the reality? CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers some advice.

By April 11, 2015

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New scheme earmarks rural 'notspots' for superfast broadband

A new scheme will let Brits identify areas that don't have superfast broadband, and hopefully get them connected before long.

By March 3, 2014

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2015 Subaru Outback

It is hard to imagine a better all-around vehicle for those who enjoy outdoor activities, as the 2015 Subaru Outback offers an easy driving experience for urban and rural environments, but the four-cylinder version will meet most needs.

By January 23, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating January 23, 2015
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FCC chief promises simpler rules for upcoming wireless auction

Chairman Tom Wheeler tells TV broadcasters he's heard their concerns about the 2016 sale of wireless spectrum and is willing to make changes so the auction will be a success.

By April 15, 2015

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This 'smart' hair extension should be in a James Bond movie (Tomorrow Daily 160)

Researcher Katia Vega is calling her newest invention "hairware" -- it's a thin hair extension with a capacitive wire inside, offering users a way to send commands to their smartphone with a simple touch of their locks. It's unbeweavable!

By April 13, 2015