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AMD guts PR team; move portends more changes
— 10:43 AM on November 4, 2011

We knew yesterday's news of mass layoffs at AMD would involve lots of people—roughly 1,400—losing their jobs around the globe, never a happy development....

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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It's official: AMD to lay off 10% of its work force
— 4:48 PM on November 3, 2011

You know that executive exodus we talked about this morning? Yeah, it's not a rumor anymore, and it's quite a bit bigger than we thought....

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Report: AMD plans executive exodus
— 9:44 AM on November 3, 2011

AMD has brought in some new blood recently. Rory Read took over as CEO in August, and Mark Papermaster recently joined in as...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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$189 FirePro V4900 goes all in for EyeFinity
— 9:41 AM on November 1, 2011

Who says professional graphics cards have to be exorbitantly expensive? AMD's new FirePro V4900 might not have the most pixel-pushing power or the most memory,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Workstations

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JPR: Sales of graphics-enabled chips grew last quarter
— 5:13 PM on October 31, 2011

The latest figures for graphics-enabled silicon are in, and by Jon Peddie Research's count, the market grew by a healthy amount last quarter. Third-quarter...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Final Catalyst 11.10 drivers go live
— 1:19 PM on October 31, 2011

Good news, Radeon users. The flood of hotfixes and preview releases is over—for this month, at least. AMD has released the final version of its...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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AMD posts $97 million third-quarter net income
— 6:00 AM on October 28, 2011

Last month's revenue warning was a tad too grim, as it turns out. AMD's third-quarter financial results announcement touts a 7% sequential increase...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Card makers said to be 'cautious' about 28-nm GPUs
— 6:00 AM on October 27, 2011

Manufacturers of graphics cards are taking a measured approach to the arrival of next-generation of graphics processors, according to a story by DigiTimes. The...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Battlefield rendering architect talks PC graphics
— 12:10 PM on October 25, 2011

Battlefield 3 is out today, and although I haven't had a chance to load it up just yet, everything I've seen about the game suggests...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Leaked slide spills more Trinity details
— 10:44 AM on October 25, 2011

The Turks over at Donanim Haber have come upon yet another official-looking AMD slide detailing one of its future products. This time, that...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing

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New, improved GTX 560 Ti said to be on the way
— 9:45 AM on October 25, 2011

We're all looking to the horizon and awaiting the first 28-nm GPUs, but Nvidia might not be finished with its 40-nm offerings quite yet. According...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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28-nm volume production begins at TSMC
— 5:12 PM on October 24, 2011

Well, I suppose it's only a matter of time now before the first 28-nm GPUs head into stores. TSMC has announced that volume production of...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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WHQL-certified 285.62 GeForce drivers primed for BF3
— 10:40 AM on October 24, 2011

Battlefield 3 is almost upon us, and PC gamers everywhere are priming their systems for its release. GeForce owners will want to grab the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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Deal of the week: Graphics, games, and solid-state storage
— 5:19 PM on October 21, 2011

We've got a nice mix of game and hardware deals for you all this week, starting with a juicy discount on OCZ's 60GB Agility 3...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Gaming

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AMD releases third round of Catalyst 11.10 Preview drivers
— 3:59 PM on October 19, 2011

Third time's the charm, right? AMD has released a third Catalyst 11.10 "Preview" driver, combining the unified Rage and Battlefield 3 support of the

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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AMD brings in Mark Papermaster as CTO
— 11:31 AM on October 19, 2011

These past few years have been quite eventful for Mark Papermaster. In 2008, he left IBM after a 26-year stretch to head the iPod...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Rumor: 28-nm Radeons could show up in early December
— 6:00 AM on October 17, 2011

This might not be the first report to predict a December arrival for AMD's 28-nm Radeons. However, it's certainly the most recent, which gives it...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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3D Vision 2 brings bigger goggles, brighter visuals
— 8:30 PM on October 14, 2011

Nvidia is sprucing up its stereoscopic 3D offering—and display makers are taking part. The company has announced 3D Vision 2, which involves both a new...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays

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