The Faraday Future FF91 electric car is unveiled at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. Faraday Future staked its claim to the world's fastest electric car with its FF91 production model, showing footage of it outracing Tesla Motors Inc.'s Model S in a glitzy event in Las Vegas.

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The Faraday Future FF91 electric car is unveiled at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. Faraday Future staked its claim to the world's fastest electric car with its FF91 production model, showing footage of it outracing Tesla Motors Inc.'s Model S in a glitzy event in Las Vegas.

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Shiny Visions of the Future, From Supercharged Chips to Self-Driving Cars

Qualcomm's Snapdragon processor and Faraday's would-be Tesla beater show off at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show. Photographs by Patrick T. Fallon and David Paul Morris

Members of the media view the BMWi Inside Future concept vehicle during a CES press event on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017. BMW will dispatch a fleet of autonomous vehicles to U.S. and European cities in this year's second half, the next step in its partnership with Mobileye NV and Intel Corp. to introduce fully self-driving vehicles by 2021.

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From left, Brian Krzanich, chief executive officer of Intel Corp., Amnon Shahua, chairman and chief technology officer of Mobileye, and Klaus Froehlich, member of the management board at BMW, view the BMWi Inside Future concept vehicle during a CES press event in Las Vegas on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017. 

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An attendee takes a photograph of himself wearing the R-9 augmented reality (AR) glasses, manufactured by Osterhout Design Group Inc. during a Qualcomm Inc. press event on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. Qualcomm, the largest maker of mobile phone chips, showed off its newest smartphone part, the Snapdragon 835, a product that's also aimed at getting the company into the PC market.

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A U.S. penny is used for scale next to the Qualcomm Inc. 820, left, and the 835 Snapdragon processors during the company's press event on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. 

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Keith Kressin, senior vice president of product management of Snapdragon for Qualcomm, speaks during the company's press event on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. 

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A prototype of a car interior with instruments powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon processor is displayed during the company's press event on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. 

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Skott Ahn, president and chief technology officer of LG Electronics Inc., speaks during the company's press conference on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017. LG is seeking automotive alliances to accelerate autonomous driving as well as acquiring artificial intelligence and robotics acquisitions to speed up its global expansion.

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A display demonstrating Faraday Future's Variable Platform Architecture concept is seen ahead of the unveiling of the company's FF91 electric car, on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. Faraday Future staked its claim to the world's fastest electric car with its FF91 production model, showing footage of it outracing Tesla Motors Inc.'s Model S in a glitzy event in Las Vegas.

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A Samsung Electronics Co. 75Q8C QLED TV, part of the Q8 series, sits on display during a Samsung press event on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. CES, celebrating its 50th year, will showcase self-driving cars, TVs, drones, robots, and a slew of other gadgets.

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David VanderWaal, vice president of marketing for LG Electronics USA, speaks about the LG InstaView Door-In-Door smart refrigerator during the company's press conference on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017. 

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The LG Electronics Hub Robot & Mini. 

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A camera, replacing the side mirror, is seen on a Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Portal concept minivan on Tuesday, January 3, 2017. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is laying out a vision of a battery-powered, self-driving minivan that it bets even a millennial could love. That may not be enough to shake the automaker's image as the purveyor of the least fuel-efficient fleet in the U.S.

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An attendee looks at a Sony Corp. XBR-A1E Bravia OLED 4K HDR TV during the company's press event on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017.

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Joseph Taylor, chairman and chief executive officer of Panasonic Corp. North America, holds the company's new flexible lithium-ion battery for a photograph during a press event on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017.

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An attendee wears the Sony Corp. Concept Prototype N open-ear style interface for audio information following the company's press event on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017.

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Attendees wear Oculus Rift virtual reality (VR) headsets during the Intel Corp. press event on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017.

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Kazuo Hirai, president and chief executive officer of Sony Corp., speaks during the company's press event on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017.

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Attendees wear HTC Corp. Vive VR headsets while riding the VirZOOM Inc. bike gaming controller during the vSports Competition on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017.

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Attendees take photographs with mobile devices while standing under a tunnel wall of LG OLED 4K TVs on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017.

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Attendees ride the Samsung Galaxy Gear VR 4D Experience on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017. 

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A Plox Death Star Levitating Buetooth Speaker is displayed for a photograph at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017.

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The Star Wars T-65 X-Wing high performance drone produced by Propel is demonstrated on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017.

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An attendee wearing a virtual reality headset watches a preview of an adult video produced by Naughty America VR in front of a promotional banner on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017.

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A PogoCam camera, manufactured by PogoTec Inc., is demonstrated for a photograph at the ShowStoppers event on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017.

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A Catalyst waterproof iPad Pro case manufactured by Catalyst Lifestyle submerged in water is displayed for a photograph during the ShowStoppers event on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017.

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Attendees photograph a SoftBank Group Corp. Pepper the humanoid robot during the ShowStoppers event on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017.

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Attendees take photographs of the BatteryBelt charger system produced by GoWearTech Inc. on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017.

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Attendees ride escalators after departing a keynote presentation on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017.

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