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Hardware Open Source

RISC-V and the Future of Open-Source Computing at CES 2021

Engadget sat down with Calista Redmond from RISC-V International, Krste Asanović from SiFive, Ted Marena of Western Digital, and Art Swift from Esperanto Technologies to talk about RISC-V. This is an open-standard processor architecture that hopes to open up chip design to many companies from startups to major firms. RISC-V enables companies to design their […]

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Hardware

Will Gallium Nitride Electronics Change the World?

Silicon may be at the heart of most gadgets, but it’s not the only semiconductor around. Gallium nitride has been getting a lot of attention recently for it’s electrical properties, which outperform silicon in a lot of areas. Gallium nitride has the potential to revolution power systems, including solar, electric vehicles, and even phone chargers. […]

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AI Hardware

NVIDIA GTC 2020 Keynote in 10 minutes

Engadget edited down the NVIDIA GTC 2020 to 10 minutes to capture the highlight and Jensen Huang has a cool looking kitchen.

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Mobile

How Exactly Does 5G work?

2020 is the year 5G will finally arrive for some, but will it live up to the hype? Part of the problem is that 5G isn’t one thing, it’s a collection of different technologies, and various cell providers are focusing on different improvements that can radically change the experience of 5G. Engadget explains. 

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Economics of AI Robotics

Samsung Bot Chef First Look at CES 2020

Engadget has a first look at Samsung’s robot chef. Normally when I miss breakfast, it’s by choice. Today, it was because I was in a rush to get to Samsung’s booth on the CES show floor and see if I could get any face time with the company’s cute new rolling robot. (That, uh, didn’t […]

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Autonomous Vehicles

Comma Two hands-on at CES 2020

Engadget takes a look at the updated self-driving car upgrade kit from Comma AI.

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Hardware

Intel vs AMD at CES 2020

Engadget takes a look at the AMD/Intel rivalry at CES this year. Is it me or is hardware suddenly getting interesting again?

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Hardware Science

EUV: Lasers, plasma, and the Tech that Will Make Chips Faster

While the quantum computing age may be “just around the corner,” traditional computing is not going anywhere anytime soon. In fact, innovation there is increasing to keep up the promise of Moore’s Law. Engadget takes a look at the process behind making microchips faster. Microchips are one of the most complicated objects humanity has created, […]

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Hardware

What is Intel Optane?

Engadget has an explainer video about Intel’s latest product: Optane.

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