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11.04.13
Here's what high-end smartphone speakers could sound like in 2014 (ears-on)
11.04.13

Here's what high-end smartphone speakers could sound like in 2014 (ears-on)

Not all smartphone speakers are created equal. Last year, we were blown away by a prototype NXP au...

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10.11.13
Imprecise computers 'R' good enough for you, save power, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
10.11.13

Imprecise computers 'R' good enough for you, save power, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah

You may have heard of probabilistic computing, a concept that relies on "good enough" calculations...

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02.22.13
Modded Nexus 7 shows why some phone and tablet loudspeakers are better than others (video)
02.22.13

Modded Nexus 7 shows why some phone and tablet loudspeakers are better than others (video)

We never used to take the speakers in phones or tablets very seriously. Frankly, we're not sure ma...

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02.21.13
NXP's silicon fingerprinting promises to annoy the heck out of ID hackers
02.21.13

NXP's silicon fingerprinting promises to annoy the heck out of ID hackers

It's 2013 and white hat hackers like Adam Laurie are still breaking into ID chips that are suppose...

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01.04.13
Cisco and NXP invest in Cohda, will work together to enable connected car
01.04.13

Cisco and NXP invest in Cohda, will work together to enable connected car

More than a year after NXP Semiconductors worked with Cohda Wireless to hook up cars via 802.11p,...

By N. Lee,   01.04.13
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10.22.12
Light up Greenwave Reality's smart bulbs with your iPhone
10.22.12

Light up Greenwave Reality's smart bulbs with your iPhone

Here's how it goes: I say, "It feels like we're living in the future," and you all yell, "So wher...

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10.22.12
GreenWave Reality ships WiFi-aware light bulbs that flick on through motion and smartphones
10.22.12

GreenWave Reality ships WiFi-aware light bulbs that flick on through motion and smartphones

We've seen connected light bulbs before, some more sophisticated than others, but they're rarely as...

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07.17.12
NXP's new audio chip pumps up the volume for mobile device speakers (update: video)
07.17.12

NXP's new audio chip pumps up the volume for mobile device speakers (update: video)

Dutch company NXP -- best known for it's NFC solutions -- introduced a new audio chip today that's...

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01.11.12
Cirque shows off its Glidepoint NFC trackpad built into a laptop, we go hands-on (video)
01.11.12

Cirque shows off its Glidepoint NFC trackpad built into a laptop, we go hands-on (video)

Each year, CES always seems to circle around a few common themes, and NFC -- Near-Field Communica...

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