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GlobalFoundries tapes out 20-nm ARM test chip
— 5:07 PM on December 14, 2011

When it's not busy cranking AMD processor silicon out of its fabs, GlobalFoundries is getting busy with its other customers and partners—and that includes ARM....

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Personal tech

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AMD CEO plays down hard-drive shortage concerns
— 3:35 PM on December 14, 2011

The recent shortages in the hard-drive market have led Intel to revise its guidance, and analysts expect AMD and Nvidia to follow suit...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Hard-drive shortages may hurt AMD, Nvidia, too
— 9:29 AM on December 13, 2011

Yesterday, Intel revised its guidance for the ongoing quarter, saying revenue would be below expectations because of the hard-drive shortages plaguing the industry. What...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Windows 8 app store to allow open-source software
— 2:46 PM on December 12, 2011

Apple's walled garden approach to software distribution looks set to become the norm rather than the exception, but it may not mean the marginalization of...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems Windows

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Intel: Hard-drive shortages will affect our revenue
— 9:21 AM on December 12, 2011

Even Intel, a company often unshaken by unfavorable market conditions, is being hit hard by the current hard-drive shortages. The chipmaker announced today that its...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Storage

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Ivy Bridge mobile CPU specifications exposed
— 10:52 AM on December 6, 2011

More details have leaked out on Intel's upcoming Ivy Bridge CPUs. We learned about the desktop side of Sandy Bridge's successor last week,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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IDC isn't optimistic about Windows 8's success
— 4:40 PM on December 5, 2011

Microsoft is betting on tablets and touch input big-time with Windows 8, but how will users of conventional PCs respond to the new operating system?...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

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Leaked slides tease Ivy Bridge performance improvements
— 11:05 AM on December 5, 2011

According to the latest round of leaked Intel roadmaps, Ivy Bridge is due in the second quarter of next year. We've already discussed...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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AMD corrects muffed Bulldozer transistor count
— 2:24 PM on December 2, 2011

In our review of AMD's "Bulldozer" desktop processors, we relayed a bit of information from AMD that wasn't quite right. The company initially told...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Windows 8 on ARM may not support desktop apps
— 9:42 AM on December 2, 2011

The ARM incarnation of Windows 8 is sounding more and more like a raw deal. Remember back in September, when Microsoft said the ARM...

Type: News story Tags: Windows Personal tech

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Researchers: HP LaserJet printers can be remotely exploited
— 3:34 PM on November 29, 2011

Could someone remotely hack into your printer, steal your personal information, and then set the device on fire? Yes, according to researchers who went public...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Personal tech

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PCIe 4.0 to hit 16 GT/s; base spec due in 2014-2015
— 1:13 PM on November 29, 2011

As the first PCI Express 3.0-compatible motherboards slowly begin to seep into the marketplace, the next major revision of the interconnect is already in the...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Forum leaks spill Ivy Bridge model details
— 11:31 AM on November 28, 2011

The folks at CPU World have gleaned new details on Intel's upcoming Ivy Bridge lineup from information leaked in several forum posts. The information...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Black Friday brings bounty of hardware discounts
— 11:48 AM on November 25, 2011

Black Friday is upon us, and online retailers aren't waiting for Cyber Monday to get in on the action. Newegg has a large collection...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Storage Displays Memory

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AMD scrapping Wichita, Krishna, ditching GloFo at 28 nm?
— 6:00 AM on November 23, 2011

A few days ago, SemiAccurate reported that AMD had canceled Wichita and Krishna, the two 28-nm APUs meant to succeed Zacate and Ontario next...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Knights Corner silicon hits teraflop mark
— 10:50 AM on November 18, 2011

A year and a half has passed since Intel redirected its Larrabee effort to produce a competitive desktop GPU. The Many Integrated Core...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Servers Workstations

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Poll: To which new chip are you most looking forward?
— 3:34 PM on November 17, 2011

One of the best—and worst—things about the PC industry is the steady trickle of new technology. There's always something better coming just around the corner,...

Poll Question: • I'm most looking forward to:

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Sandy Bridge-E CPUs, motherboards already selling at Newegg
— 12:35 PM on November 16, 2011

Just two days after Intel lifted the lid on Sandy Bridge-E, CPUs are already in stock at Newegg. The flagship Core i7-3960X is...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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