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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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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

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With one OS to run them all, Microsoft is shrinking Windows 10

Tackling the problem of ever-larger updates, the company has designed a more efficient way to compress integral Windows files.

By March 16, 2015

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Samsung may shrink Galaxy S6 screen size to 5 inches

If true, the screen would be slightly smaller than the 5.1-inch display on the S5. But that doesn't mean the next version of the flagship phone will be smaller overall.

By February 2, 2015

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HP shrinks the desktop into the Pavilion and Stream Mini

A pair of pocket-sized PCs take aim at the Mac Mini and other small form factor desktops.

By January 6, 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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Fitness band market to shrink amid Apple Watch effect

Tech research firm Gartner also says the number of smartwatch shipments will quadruple next year to 40 million, with as many as half coming from Apple.

By November 18, 2014

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New Mini Cooper gains size, shrinks engine (pictures)

For its newest generation, the Mini Cooper Hardtop grows in size all round, offering more cabin space, although its engine drops a cylinder.

24 Images By September 9, 2014

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Samsung beats estimates but expects profit decline in Q1

Electronics giant estimates operating profit declined 30 percent year-over-year.

By April 6, 2015

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Windows 10 targets current pirates with free update

Microsoft wants to bring pirated copies of current Windows software back into the fold. Plus, Windows 10's hardware requirements have been laid out.

By March 18, 2015