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Intel unveils new Core X series with a super powerful Core i9 Extreme
Intel unveils new Core X series with a super powerful Core i9 Extreme
If you are a computer hardware geek then this day is one that you might have been waiting for a while. Intel has unveiled today a new CPU brand ...... 30 May 2017 - 3 comments
AMD sued over misleading core counts for Bulldozer processors
AMD sued over misleading core counts for Bulldozer processors
AMD has been sued for allegedly misleading customers about how many cores were contained in their Bulldozer processors. The class action ...... 08 Nov 2015 - 13 comments
ARM-based processors expected to reach 3GHz next year
ARM-based processors expected to reach 3GHz next year
According to a new report, ARM processors will be capable of running at 3GHz in 2014. The processors will be built by TSMC and GlobalFoundries, ...... 24 Jul 2013
Ivy Bridge E processor suite delayed
Ivy Bridge E processor suite delayed
Although unconfirmed by Intel, it appears that the upcoming high-end Ivy Bridge E chip has been delayed. The chip, which is set to replace ...... 09 Mar 2013
Qualcomm criticizes rival Tegra processors
Qualcomm criticizes rival Tegra processors
Qualcomm CMO Anand Chandrasekher has bashed rival chipmaker Nvidia's Tegra processors. Tegra 3 quad-core processors power most of 2012's ...... 07 Feb 2013 - 1 comment
Apple to move Macs away from Intel chips?
Apple to move Macs away from Intel chips?
The rumor shows up once every year or so, and it is back again. Sources are claiming that Apple is looking to move Macs away from their current ...... 07 Nov 2012 - 15 comments
Nvidia: Kal-El quad core tablets will hit this year
Nvidia: Kal-El quad core tablets will hit this year
Nvidia's CEO Jen-Hsun Huang says the company will power the first quad-core tablets on the market. Confirming a leaked roadmap from earlier ...... 11 Sep 2011
Nvidia buys up mobile chipmaker Icera for $367 million
Nvidia buys up mobile chipmaker Icera for $367 million
Nvidia has confirmed its plans to purchase the mobile chipmaker Icera for $367 million in cash in an effort to better compete with Qualcomm and Intel. ...... 09 May 2011 - 1 comment
AMD packaging anti-virus software with new boxed pocessors
AMD packaging anti-virus software with new boxed pocessors
AMD has announced an agreement with AVG and Digital Delivery Networks (DDNi) in which the companies will include a paid subscription to the ...... 19 Feb 2011 - 5 comments
     

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