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Apple's iPhone and game consoles to prop up chip industry in 2014

The semiconductor industry will see more incoming revenue this year after the new iPhone is released, Gartner says

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IBM rethinking decades-old computer design with $3 billion investment

IBM is also looking ahead at a world in which computer chips don't have silicon.

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Samsung reveals supercharged 850 Pro SSDs stuffed with bleeding-edge V-NAND tech

By stacking flash cells on top of each other, Samsung claims the 850 Pro SSD series offers unprecedented levels of speed, durability, and power efficiency.

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Flash storage faces challenge from Crossbar's RRAM

Crossbar's new memory type, called RRAM, will come in capacities of 1TB of more per chip

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7 days, 7 futuristic technologies: Insanely fast chips, mood-sensing computers, and more

Amazing advances in computing technology revealed themselves at small events around the globe this week. Catch up on Hybrid Memory Cubes, super-speedy processors, and more.

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China sets out to become global leader in chip manufacturing

China wants to encourage more investment in its local chip-making industry

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Micron's revolutionary Hybrid Memory Cube tech is 15 times faster than today's RAM

Micron's Hybrid Memory Cube, which stacks memory modules, is 15 times faster than DDR3 and also more power efficient

Intel approached AMD about access to Mantle

AMD's Mantle offers a free performance boost for games which use it. Nvidia is making waves, too. So as Mantle moves forward, where is Intel in all this?

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Dell executive says HP's new Machine architecture is 'laughable'

John Swainson says HP just wants "bragging rights," mocking the company's research effort.

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Intel, Witricity team up for wireless charging

Witricity will work to integrate its technology into wireless platforms powered by Intel chips including tablets, PCs, and phones.

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HP's 'Machine' is a big bet on the future of server hardware

The system could be a game changer but won't get to market for a few years or more

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'Designed by Razer' brings Razer's enthusiast aesthetic to top PC cases

Razer's teaming up with top case manufacturers to release enthusiast-ready PC cases clad in Razer's trademark aggressive design.

What's next for Intel: Cheaper 4K, new Core M chip and 3D cameras

Watch highlights from Intel’s event at Computex outlining what’s next for the chipmaker in mobile and PCs.

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PCI backers push low-power features with an eye on Internet of Things

The PC and server interface technology can sip energy when it needs to, PCI's industry group says.