Imagination Technologies will create chip designs that are optimized for foundry factories. The result will be faster chips.
The new Tile-Gx9 chip can tackle at least nine tasks at the same time, and it does so while consuming less than 10 watts of power, a level that puts it on par with chips that go into low-power laptops or tablet computers.
It’s taken a while, but Advanced Micro Devices is finally taking the wraps off Hondo, the code name for its processor chip for tablet computers. The new chips could give Intel a run for its money and offer choice to consumers in the coming Windows 8 launch.
The new AMD chips, priced from $53 to $122, combine graphics and computing functions on a single chip.
Now is a horrible time for Intel to delay Windows 8 tablets with the latest processors — but that’s exactly what’s happening, according to Bloomberg.
These tablets all run full PC applications. That’s because they all have Intel processors and Windows 8.
Adapteva is launching a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter in an ambitious, last-ditch effort to create a $99 supercomputer for the masses.
Intel shows off the latest tablets with Intel microprocessors in them in advance of the Windows 8 launch
Celeno believes it can create faster WiFi through smarter antennae and new mathematical techniques.
AMD says its A-series APU chips will be speed demons when it comes to running games.
Intel chief executive Paul Otellini reportedly told employees in Taiwan that Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system is being released before it’s done.
Apple and Samsung have many beefs with each other. But for now, it appears, Samsung is still manufacturing the A6 processor inside Apple’s flagship iPhone 5.
Are you ready for the age of super high-definition images? Ambarella will deliver it.
Sean Maloney, once considered the heir apparent to Intel chief executive Paul Otellini, plans to retire after three decades with the world’s biggest chip maker.
AMD’s chief financial officer Thomas Seifert has decided to pursue other opportunities.
Anandtech delves inside the Apple A6 chip in the iPhone 5
Intel shows off its radio on a microprocessor for the first time.
For every 120 tablets sold, a server has to handle the web traffic they generate.
Smart vending machines are here. Check out the Coca-Cola vending machine with an Intel processor in it.
Intel’s perceptual computing idea will bring human-like senses and controls to computing.
Editor’s Pick AMD’s APUs are one way to handle all of the computing tasks in the era of Surround Computing
Here’s something to distract people from Samsung’s massive legal loss to Apple: Chip technology company ASML announced this morning that Samsung has committed around $976 million to help spur next-generation lithography techniques.
Samsung is aiming to double-down on its Austin, Texas chip making plant: the company announced today that it would invest around $4 billion in the plant to boost the production of mobile processors.
Violin Memory is adding Symantec’s data management services to its storage arrays, making it easier to manage the data stored in its flash memory.
Chip startups are a rarity, but Greenvity Communications, believes it has found a defensible niche in tiny energy efficient radios.
AMD CEO Rory Read acknowledges AMD did not meet its commitments in the quarter.
AMD reports lackluster second-quarter earnings as PC market slows.
Intel chief executive Paul Otellini said that new lightweight laptops known as Ultrabooks are gaining momentum, with more than 140 computer designs in the works at various computer makers.
Seagate is one of the world’s biggest hard disk drive makers, but these days, storage is growing well beyond spinning disks. That’s why Seagate is announcing an investment and strategic agreement with Israel’s DensBits Technologies.