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ARM Fellow takes the mic at AMD event
— 5:37 PM on June 14, 2011

Attendees at the AMD Fusion Developer Summit here in Bellevue, Washington were treated to an unexpected keynote speaker today: Jem Davies, Fellow and Technology VP...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Mobile Celerons due for a dose of Sandy Bridge
— 9:38 AM on June 14, 2011

Sandy Bridge is coming to budget laptops in a trio of new Celerons set to arrive just in time for the back-to-school season.

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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About that Llano review
— 9:07 AM on June 14, 2011

I've been hard at work on our review of AMD's new Llano A8 processor for some time now. However, as you may have noticed,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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X79 mobos could support current, future CPUs
— 6:00 AM on June 13, 2011

Aren't switches to new sockets fun? Usually, those transitions involve waving goodbye to past processors and embracing a new wave of chips—but not always. Case...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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Report: Top Zambezi processor will cost $320
— 6:00 AM on June 10, 2011

We had already seen some indications—mostly leaked slides—that AMD's upcoming Bulldozer processors might go toe-to-toe with Sandy Bridge on the pricing front. Now, Theo Valich...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Could we see a Microsoft-branded tablet next year?
— 9:26 AM on June 8, 2011

In the wake of last week's Windows 8 demos, it's pretty clear Microsoft's new operating system will power a whole host of new tablet...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Windows Personal tech

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AMD reanimates FX brand for Bulldozer platforms
— 9:20 AM on June 7, 2011

As the release of AMD's Bulldozer processor approaches (and moves back slightly, then approaches again, and moves back a little), the CPU maker has made...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Nvidia tugs on Superman's cape, receives glow ball
— 2:11 PM on June 3, 2011

Retro Friday continues around here, and we feel the need to highlight a graphics demo that Nvidia rolled out earlier this week as Computex opened....

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Personal tech

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Could Windows 8's new UI be a sign of things to come?
— 1:44 PM on June 3, 2011

If what Microsoft showed earlier this week is any indication, Windows 8 looks set to abandon age-old user interface paradigms and serve up a full-screen,...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows Mac

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Microsoft demos Windows 8's new interface
— 12:33 AM on June 2, 2011

Late yesterday, Microsoft lifted the veil off Windows 8, previewing a new user interface designed to bridge the gap between conventional PCs and touch-enabled...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems Windows

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AMD E-450 chip seen on Computex show floor
— 9:15 AM on June 1, 2011

While our intrepid Geoff Gasior is on the scene at Computex, there are other eyes and ears at the show. Some of those eyes and...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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AMD teases tablet platform with 5.9W APU
— 5:31 PM on May 31, 2011

Although I was lucky enough to hold the fort this year while Geoff roams the halls of Computex, I can smell the tablets from all...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing Personal tech

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Intel's mobile roadmap: Ultrabooks, better Atoms
— 11:41 AM on May 31, 2011

The kick-off of Computex this week has granted us a bounty of news as we accelerate out of the Memorial Day weekend, fully powered by...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Leaked slides reveal new competitive roadmap for Llano
— 10:23 AM on May 27, 2011

Now this is interesting. Remember a few weeks ago, when a purportedly leaked AMD PowerPoint slide showed that AMD's Llano processors would only compete...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Ballmer should resign, says hedge fund manager
— 9:48 AM on May 26, 2011

Should Steve Ballmer step down as Microsoft's CEO? While his tenure continues to see Microsoft rake in billions of dollars in profits every quarter,...

Type: News story Tags: Software Windows

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Ballmer lets slip Windows 8 release schedule, backtracks
— 10:51 AM on May 24, 2011

Something strange happened at the Microsoft Developer Forum in Tokyo, Japan yesterday. According to the official transcript on Microsoft's website, CEO Steve Ballmer said...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

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Intel adds Sandy Bridge-based Pentium CPUs
— 6:00 AM on May 23, 2011

Well, it's finally happened: Sandy Bridge has trickled down into the bargain bin. I'm not talking about discounted refurbs or limited-time rebates, either. Without fanfare...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Next-gen Intel mobile CPUs to have much lower TDPs
— 11:18 AM on May 20, 2011

Expect Intel's next generation of mobile CPUs to consume quite a bit less power than current models. Ars Technica has the goods on...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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