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64-bit kernel

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After Apple, mobile readies big push to 64-bit

TSMC signaled this week that the mobile industry is getting ready to move to 64-bit computing.

By April 20, 2014

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Intel outs 64-bit KitKat Android, 'Braswell' chip for Chromebooks

Intel is touting a future system-on-a-chip for low-cost PCs and tablets and a 64-bit kernel for Android 4.4.

By April 2, 2014

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How Intel does 64-bit on 32-bit Android

Intel wants to take the lead in 64-bit Android. This week, it offered some proof of how it's doing that.

By April 5, 2014

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Heads up Apple, here comes 64-bit Android on Intel

Chip giant demonstrates a 64-bit Android platform running on its latest Atom processors at an investor conference.

By November 21, 2013

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The real reasons Apple's 64-bit A7 chip makes sense

Don't swallow Apple's marketing lines that 64-bit chips magically run software faster than 32-bit relics. What the A7 in the iPhone 5S does do, though, is pave the way for Apple's long-term future.

By September 11, 2013

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iPhone 5S' A7 chip is first 64-bit processor for smartphones

The Apple A7 chip will take smartphones into the desktop world of 64-bit computing.

By September 10, 2013

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Older 64-bit Macs out of the picture for Mountain Lion

While at first speculated as a limit for testing, Apple has officially said that older Macs will not be able to run its upcoming OS.

By July 11, 2012

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64-bit kernel now default on Apple's Mac Pro

While the phrase "640KB RAM ought to be enough for anybody" was falsely attributed to Bill Gates, it definitely outlines a way many of us think about the computing limits we're faced with. At the time this was purportedly said, computers were just transitioning to 16-bit architectures with the Intel 8088 processor (the one used in some of the first PCs), which broke through the 64-byte memory limit of the older architecture.

By August 16, 2010

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64-bit Snow Leopard defaults to 32-bit kernel

Apple's updated OS ships with a number of 64-bit native applications, but Apple's kernel itself defaults to 32-bit, unless the user holds down the "6" and "4" keys during boot time.

By August 28, 2009

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Quick Note: Logic and Mainstage 64-bit information

Despite the benefits of benefit, there may be some unforeseen incompatibilities when running in 64-bit mode that users should be aware of.

By January 14, 2010