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Qualcomm overtakes Apple with eight-core, 64-bit mobile processor

Qualcomm's new 64-bit, eight-core Snapdragon 615 will be in mobile devices during fourth quarter.

Lenovo fits Yoga Tablet 10 HD+ with better processor, screen

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The tablet will ship in April for $349

HP brings 'couch potato mode' to Pavilion X360 hybrid

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HP's $399.99 Pavilion X360 hybrid can be placed in a tent mode, making it easier to place on tables to watch movies

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HP ships first 64-bit Windows 8.1 tablets with Intel Atom

HP's ElitePad 1000 G2 will ship worldwide in March for $739.99

Nvidia adds Tegra Note 7 with LTE for $299

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The Tegra Note 7 with LTE will be available in the second quarter

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Lacie's massive 25TB RAID array should store all of your videos, and then some

The drive is among the highest capacity available today, naturally.

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Samsung's Galaxy Camera 2 to ship next month for $449.99

Samsung's more advanced NX30 Smart Camera is priced at $999.99 and available immediately

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Intel CEO loves software, PB&Js

Hardware needs software more than ever, CEO Brian Krzanich said.

Intel's new Xeon server chip pushes Itanium closer to death's door

Analysts say Itanium is alive mainly to meet contractual obligations

Intel stresses in-memory computing with 15-core server chip

Intel's Xeon E7 v2 chips will go into servers with up to 32 sockets.

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HP embraces Android KitKat's native printer support, starts making mobile printing easy

HP announces Color LaserJet Pro MFP M476, which can take in-app mobile print commands

Kickstarter hacked; logins, encrypted passwords accessed

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User data was stolen, though credit card information remained intact, Kickstarter said.

AMD's ARM chips not yet HSA compliant, but support is coming

A specific timeframe has not been given, but future chips will be compliant with HSA Foundation specifications.

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Nvidia's Tegra will focus on 'superphones,' CEO says

Nvidia will focus on tablets, gaming devices and automotive markets with Tegra chips.

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Samsung joins IBM, Google in OpenPower alliance

It is not clear yet if Samsung will license the Power architecture