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Early chip engineer Victor Poor dies at 79

One of the engineers credited with helping create Intel's famous 4004 microprocessor and continuing iterations, like the 8008, 8086, and 8088, has passed away.

By Aug. 19, 2012


High-end audio amplifiers, born in the U.S.A.

Indy Audio Labs is reviving two famed American brands, Aragon and Acurus, and still builds them here in the U.S.A.

By Aug. 1, 2012


First carbon nanotube computer to help extend Moore's Law?

Stanford researchers have created a basic system that shuns silicon in favor of imperfect lines of carbon atoms that could one day deliver even more performance and efficiency than current technology.

By Sep. 25, 2013


Forecasting a dead end for chips

Legendary microprocessor designer Ted Hoff says chip designers may soon find it impossible to keep reducing die size.

By Jun. 30, 2008


A peek back at the history of computing

PC industry veterans, tech enthusiasts, and even a few kids head to the Computer History Museum for the annual Vintage Computer Festival.

By Nov. 3, 2007


Moore's Law: The rule that really matters in tech

In 1965, Intel co-founder Gordon Moore foresaw an inexorable rise in chip power that eventually delivered the computer to your pocket. While long in the tooth, Moore's prediction still has plenty of life in it. Here's why.

By Oct. 15, 2012


Pentagon wants faster delivery of mine-resistant vehicles

Roadside bombs are a big threat to troops in Iraq. An armored truck called the Cougar could help protect the troops.

By Jul. 3, 2007


The 10th Vintage Computer Festival passes into history

Glaskowsky reports on the Vintage Computer Festival.

By Nov. 5, 2007


Intel CEO predicts a more 'personalised' Internet

Intel CEO Paul Otellini predicts a future where Internet services find the user on their mobile device.

By Jan. 8, 2008


Yamaha CRW 2100EZ 16x/10x/40x Internal EIDE

The Yamaha has the potential to be a really fast drive, but software compatibility issues make it more of a fixer-upper.

By Dec. 1, 2000

3 stars Editor's rating Dec. 1, 2000

MSRP: $299.99