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Silicon Power Armor A60

The Silicon Power Armor A60 is a great deal for those needing a portable drive that can withstand rough handling and tough environments.

By October 24, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating October 24, 2014
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Best hard drives and storage devices of 2015

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Silicon Power Thunder T11

Excessive heat and degraded performance make the Silicon Power Thunder T11 appropriate only for casual Mac users.

By April 8, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating April 8, 2014
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Silicon Power Armor A15

Fast and affordable, the shockproof Silicon Power Armor A15 is an excellent buy for mobile users, especially those working in rough environments.

By March 28, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating March 28, 2013
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Silicon Power Armor A80

The Silicon Power Armor A80 makes an excellent portable drive for travelers and home offices alike.

By February 14, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating February 14, 2012
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How to solve Silicon Valley's diversity challenges? Google has ideas

Google says it knows Silicon Valley needs to do a better job of employing women and minorities. One company program hopes to solve the problem by looking to historically black colleges.

By April 18, 2015

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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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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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Twitch to host HBO's 'Silicon Valley' cast on live stream April 8

Actors from the HBO comedy series will answer questions and play games on the popular game-streaming service. Afterward, you can watch the original episode for free.

By April 3, 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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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