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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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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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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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Intel's Bay Trail chip arriving on Android tablets in Q2

Chipmaker's tablet processor will come to Android tablets in the second quarter, says CEO Brian Krzanich. He also touts the advantages of 64-bit chips.

By January 16, 2014

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Linux development by the numbers: Big and getting bigger

The open-source operating system project is steadily growing through any number of measurements: programmers, updates, and changes per hour.

By September 17, 2013