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Galaxy S6 fails to bring back Samsung's mojo

The Korean company reported its seventh straight profit decline in the second quarter and will cut pricing for the Galaxy S6 to attract more buyers.

By July 29, 2015

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Semiconductor factory turned into high-tech indoor veggie farm

A defunct factory in Japan has a new life as an LED-powered indoor farm that turns out 10,000 heads of lettuce per day.

By July 10, 2014

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Qualcomm to cut 15% of workforce as part of 'realignment plan'

In its third-quarter financial report, the chipmaker lays out restructuring plans and slashes projections due to lower expectations for the semiconductor business.

By July 22, 2015

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+: Do we really need a bigger curved-screen phone?

It's still just a rumor for now, but if this one pans out, the world could soon see a larger version of Samsung's exquisitely-curved S6 Edge. The question is: isn't one enough?

By July 17, 2015

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Keeping up with Moore's Law proves difficult for Intel

For the last 40 years, Moore's Law predicted that processors could double in power every two years. Intel acknowledges that it's on more of a two-and-a-half-year cycle.

By July 16, 2015

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Samsung could unveil Galaxy S6 Edge+ in August

The S6 Edge+ would be a larger-screened version of the regular S6 Edge as Samsung battles to regain lost market share and sales.

By July 14, 2015

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IBM and allies find a way to make chips even tinier and faster

A prototype chip has quadruple the circuitry and double the performance of today's cutting-edge chips. This kind of work keeping Moore's Law ticking hastens the day your smartwatch has a lot more brains.

By July 8, 2015

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Break it down: A soccer ball with serious game

From CNET Magazine: We crack open the MiCoach Smart Ball for a look at how Adidas gave this soccer ball a brain.

By July 8, 2015

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Toyota improves semiconductor tech in hybrids, 10 percent mpg gains

By reducing energy use in its hybrid cars' power control units, Toyota claims it can increase fuel economy by 10 percent.

By May 20, 2014

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Sony to raise $3.6 billion in hopes of profitability

The company will sell additional shares and hold a bond offering to raise the required funds that it says will be used to help it transform "into a highly profitable enterprise."

By June 30, 2015