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AMD's big new number: 16 cores for your server

AMD's new Opterons, which have up to 16 cores, hit the market with good support from HP, Cray, IBM, and Dell. Is that enough to give AMD more than 5 percent of the x86 server market?

By November 14, 2011

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ARM, Globalfoundries outline 28-nanometer plans

According to the companies, the shift will enable mobile devices to offer 40 percent more computing performance and 100 percent greater battery life than the existing 45-nanometer process.

By February 16, 2010

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Can Apple make more stuff in the USA?

Is it possible for Apple to manufacture products in the U.S.? Or at least get more components from U.S.-based manufacturers?

By October 29, 2011

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IBM, Intel group to invest $4.4 billion in chip tech

A group led by IBM and Intel will invest $4.4 billion into a region that is already bristling with chip manufacturing and R&D activity.

By September 27, 2011

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Globalfoundries takes 'huge step' with Chartered merger

The proposed merger of the chip companies would address Globalfoundries' weaknesses in service and in its ability to produce in bulk.

By September 11, 2009

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AMD chipmaking arm launches as Globalfoundries

AMD's former manufacturing operation, which was spun off recently by the chipmaker, launches on Wednesday as "Globalfoundries."

By March 3, 2009

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ARM's Cortex gains server features

Chipmaker releases some details of its forthcoming 2.5GHz Cortex A15 processor, which it says will be up to five times faster than its current architecture.

By September 9, 2010

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Intel, AMD vie to rewire PC's brain

The two longstanding chip rivals seem to agree on the PC processor's future. But they tap into different strengths to get there.

By August 26, 2010

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Green chip start-up gets $48 million in funding

Silicon start-up Smooth-Stone seeks to use the power thriftiness of ARM processors to reduce the energy consumption at large data centers.

By August 15, 2010

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Former IBM exec pleads guilty in Galleon case

Robert Moffat was once thought to be a candidate for chief executive at Big Blue.

By March 29, 2010