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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.

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Meet the future of computing: 10 killer hardware advancements from Computex 2014

From new chips to super-fast storage and amazing connectivity improvements, the future of computing was unveiled at Computex.

Intel wants to eliminate PC wires by 2016

The chipmaker is working on wireless technologies that will let you charge, dock, display and transfer data from a computer without any cables.

Exclusive: Hands-on with Intel's first paper-thin Broadwell tablet

We got an exclusive hands on with Llama Mountain, a tablet-laptop hybrid that runs on Intel’s new but delayed Broadwell chip.

Samsung's new 1TB SSD is based on latest 3D technology

Samsung has also released 128GB, 256GB and 512GB SSDs based on new V-NAND technology

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Next wave of wearables slated for the Computex spotlight

Tablet and laptop makers will also use the Taiwan trade show to highlight their latest products

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Intel plans to sell a robot you can customize with a 3D printer

Intel shows off a robot that will be based on its Edison processor and available to buy by the end of the year. Is this another OnCue?

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Intel, Rockchip forge partnership to boost Android tablets

Rockchip agrees to design and sell Intel-branded SoCs into the tablet market.

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New development kits make Arduino easier for the do-it-yourself crowd

But knowing how to program in Arduino still matters

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Nvidia beats estimates as it expands into the cloud

Nvidia exceeded Wall Street estimates for both profits and revenue, citing a greater takeup of its graphics chips in both traditional PCs and in new markets like data centers.

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DDR4 memory for desktops expected to arrive in third quarter

Crucial will ship DDR4 DIMMs at around the time Intel ships chipsets compatible with the memory.

AMD announces 'SkyBridge' chips to bring together X86 and ARM

AMD showed off "Seattle," its first ARM chips for servers. But more important was AMD's announcement of "SkyBridge," which will bring together ARM and AMD's traditional X86 chips.

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Project Ara module maker explores 'conductive ink' to create circuitry

3D Systems is developing conductive ink for Project Ara's modular blocks, and also fine-tuning its manufacturing process

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Nvidia $192 Tegra TK1 board could be used as a Linux gaming PC

Nvidia's Jetson TK1 computer, shipping now, delivers 300 gigaflops of performance.

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AMD's Beema, Mullins chips use software, sensor smarts to cut power, not performance

The new chips perform real-time analysis on the types of apps you’re using and provide just enough power to run them optimally.