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Biden Signs CHIPS Act Into Law, Sending $53B to US Chipmakers

Biden Signs CHIPS Act Into Law, Sending $53B to US Chipmakers

The White House credits the act for already spurring more than $44 billion in new manufacturing plans. But rebuilding the US semiconductor industry will take years.

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T-Mobile Opens Its Home Internet to Everyone, but With Data Limit Catch

T-Mobile Opens Its Home Internet to Everyone, but With Data Limit Catch

Home Internet Lite will work anywhere T-Mobile has service. But if you go over your data cap, prepare to be severely slowed down.

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How Samsung Could One-Up Apple

How Samsung Could One-Up Apple

Samsung is expected to release its best foldables yet at Samsung Unpacked on Wednesday. One thing could make them extraordinary.

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Nvidia Sees a Metaverse Populated With Lifelike Chatbot Avatars

Nvidia Sees a Metaverse Populated With Lifelike Chatbot Avatars

Get ready to talk to computers with a human face.

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Google Search Goes Down Around the World, Chaos Ensues

Google Search Goes Down Around the World, Chaos Ensues

The outage lasted about an hour.

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Snapchat Now Lets Parents See Who Their Kids Are Messaging

Snapchat Now Lets Parents See Who Their Kids Are Messaging

Parents won't be able to see the messages themselves, though.

US Treasury Labels Crypto Mixer a National Security Threat

US Treasury Labels Crypto Mixer a National Security Threat

Tornado Cash has been used to launder billions of dollars, Treasury says.

Analyst: Apple Will Ship 1.5 Million AR/VR Headsets in 2023 at $2,000

Analyst: Apple Will Ship 1.5 Million AR/VR Headsets in 2023 at $2,000

It's definitely more expensive than the Meta Quest 2.

Child Influencers, Child Labor: Regulation Could Be Coming

Child Influencers, Child Labor: Regulation Could Be Coming

Lawmakers worldwide have been slow to react to the growing trend.

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Meyers Manx 2.0 Electric Is Freakin' Cool

Meyers Manx 2.0 Electric Is Freakin' Cool

This electric dune buggy will hit 60 mph in 4.5 seconds.

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Google's New Android Site Asks Apple to Add RCS Texting to iMessage

Google's New Android Site Asks Apple to Add RCS Texting to iMessage

It also plugs WhatsApp and Signal.

NASA Investigates Mystery Object on Mars Rover Sample System

NASA Investigates Mystery Object on Mars Rover Sample System

The saga of weird debris on the red planet continues.

Reverse Lightning Bolt Touched the Edge of Space

Reverse Lightning Bolt Touched the Edge of Space

Just an alternate reality storm, no big deal.

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