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Bulldozer-based Opteron rig listed in benchmark database
— 2:21 PM on March 23, 2011

Talk about an unusual leak. Phoronix reports that an AMD server partner (which shall remain nameless) has submitted benchmark results for a system running...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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AMD's first Bulldozer CPUs may debut June 11
— 9:34 AM on March 18, 2011

We'd already heard whispers about AMD's Bulldozer-based Zambezi processors starting to ship in the third week of June. Now, both Expreview and

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Intel outlines plans for micro servers
— 6:00 AM on March 18, 2011

There's been a rash of news in the past few months about ARM-based processors aimed either partly or directly at servers. Just this past January,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Servers

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Asus AM3 boards gain Bulldozer support
— 12:37 PM on March 17, 2011

If you stuck by AMD's side during the great Intel onslaught of 2010, when Core i7 processors savagely beat their Phenom II rivals, you might...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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Nearly 50% of 2011 PCs to have processors with on-die graphics
— 5:21 PM on March 16, 2011

With Intel's Sandy Bridge and AMD's Zacate already out—not to mention Llano on the way—2011 looks set to be the year of processors with on-die...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Llano CPU specifications begin to emerge
— 12:39 PM on March 16, 2011

Details about AMD's upcoming Llano accelerated processing units are still trickling out. This time, the guys at X-bit labs have gotten hold of a...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Calxeda details ARM chip designed for servers
— 5:21 PM on March 14, 2011

An increasing number of chip makers and system builders are bringing small processors into the server market. Already, SeaMicro has shoehorned 256 Atom CPUs...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Servers

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Get ready for Sandy Bridge-powered Pentium CPUs
— 9:23 AM on March 14, 2011

Sandy Bridge processor pricing starts at $119.99 for the Core i3-2100, which is pretty darn affordable. It looks like we might see some cheaper...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Leaked document hints at Llano, Zambezi pricing
— 6:00 AM on March 14, 2011

Based on the latest whispers from the rumor mill, AMD's 32-nm Llano and Zambezi processors aren't due until the early summer. That hasn't stopped...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Deal of the week: Sandy Bridge is back
— 5:21 PM on March 11, 2011

Intel's Sandy Bridge processors were great deals when they came out in January, and they're still great deals today—it's just that accompanying motherboards have been...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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Report: AMD to ship Zambezi, Llano early this summer
— 6:00 AM on March 8, 2011

AMD's two-pronged attack on Sandy Bridge may come as a single onslaught. According to an X-bit labs story that cites anonymous "industrial sources," AMD

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Steam to protect accounts with Sandy Bridge encryption
— 5:14 PM on March 3, 2011

Many have donned tinfoil hats over the inclusion of hardware security features in Intel's latest processors. Could such features prove to be a blessing more...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Gaming

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AMD video shows Llano, Sandy Bridge side by side
— 6:00 AM on March 2, 2011

An interesting video has appeared in AMD's YouTube account. The three-minute clip shows the screens of two laptops as they run a graphics-heavy benchmark. One...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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Brazos injected into Zotac barebones nettop
— 11:53 AM on March 1, 2011

With barebones nettops systems built around Ion and CULV underpinnings, it was only a matter of time before Zotac put Brazos inside a...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Systems

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AMD doesn't sound enthused about Thunderbolt
— 6:00 AM on March 1, 2011

Much ink has been spilled about those Intel Thunderbolt ports on Apple's new MacBook Pros, but according to a story by X-bit labs, AMD

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Input devices

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Nvidia's Project Denver and the fate of x86 explored
— 1:14 PM on February 25, 2011

Ars Technica's Jon Stokes has penned a thought-provoking piece that looks at Nvidia's Project Denver and what it means for ARM, Intel, and the...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing Personal tech

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Lucid ships Virtu software to mobo makers
— 4:58 PM on February 22, 2011

You may recall that the folks at Lucid have been cooking up a GPU virtualization program called Virtu for Sandy Bridge motherboards. Virtu has a...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards

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Report: AMD working to boost Zacate, Ontario supply
— 8:08 AM on February 22, 2011

AMD's first Fusion accelerated processing units are apparently proving popular—so much so that, according to DigiTimes, AMD is working with TSMC to increase production...

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