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Unexpectedly, the universe gets hotter as it expands

For nearly a century, astronomers have understood that the Universe is in a state of expansion. Since the 1990s, they have realized that since 4 billion years ago, the rate of expansion has been accelerating. As this progresses, and the galaxy clusters and filaments of the Universe move further and …

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Chip maker AMD buys rival Xilinx for $ 35 billion

Computer processor designer Advanced Micro Devices Inc (AMD) will step up competition with its main rival Intel Corp in the industry by acquiring its rival Xilinx for a $ 35 billion valuation. According to AMD today, a chip design company employing 13,000 engineers will be formed after the deal, which …

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