Sunnyvale, Calif.-based AMD, the No. 2 maker of PC microprocessors, has had a tough year as it trailed Intel in competitiveness and saw a slowdown in demand as consumers began to favor tablets and smartphones over PCs.
AMD says it gained market share in a part of the U.S. retail laptop chips market.
The bright spot: average microprocessor prices are up.
Devinder Kumar has been at AMD for 28 years and is the acting CFO.
AMD says it is not pursuing a sale of the company or significant assets either.
AMD is teaming up with ARM to deliver 64-bit server chips.
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AMD's CEO Rory Read explains layoffs and the weak PC market.
As warned, AMD's third quarter financial performance was weak as consumers waited for Windows 8 and the economy weakened.
AMD's chief financial officer Thomas Seifert has decided to pursue other opportunities.
SalesForce, AT&T, Motorola, and AMD are four tech companies in a group most CEOs would love to belong to, but most public relations departments would hate.
The American taxpayer? She might hate it too.
AMD CEO Rory Read acknowledges AMD did not meet its commitments in the quarter.
AMD reports lackluster second-quarter earnings as PC market slows.
Chip maker Advanced Micro Devices reported today that its first quarter results beat expectations, but the company had a big loss of $590 million. While AMD is very competitive with its product line-up, the results show that it’s not easy …
Intel will be a formidable competitor this year as it launches new processors and a huge marketing campaign aimed at driving the adoption of thin and powerful computers known as Ultrabooks.
Advanced Micro Devices will compete with the world’s biggest …
Advanced Micro Devices said at its analyst meeting today that it will ship its first chips designed to provide the processing and graphics power for tablet computers.
Rory Read (pictured), chief executive of Sunnyvale, Calif.-based AMD, was appointed the new …
In its first full quarter under a new CEO, Advanced Micro Devices reported solid fourth quarter operating income, but a one-time charge threw it into a loss.
AMD reported a loss of $177 million, or 24 cents a share, compared …
Chipmaker Applied Micro Devices (AMD) announced today it will be laying off 10 percent of its global staff, in addition to all of its contractors, as a part of a “restructuring” plan. If recent staffing numbers are correct, that’s about …
Advanced Micro Devices announced that Rory Read, former No. 2 executive at Lenovo, will become AMD’s new CEO.
Read will replace acting CEO Thomas Seifert, who moves back to chief financial officer at AMD. While executive chairman Bruce Claflin will …