Comic actor Patton Oswalt commissioned an action figure series from the legendary Sillof. The result is "Faster, Empire! Strike! Strike!"
In some important market segments, Advanced Micro Devices' chip strategy was not promising. But whether this had anything to do with the CEO's ouster, is not clear.
Ousted CEO found himself at odds with the board because of his lack of strategy and interest in pursuing a market in tablets and other mobile devices, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Hector Ruiz steps down from the top role at AMD despite pledging to stay on through 2008, as the company's financial performance apparently became impossible to ignore.
Concerns over AMD's succession plans come at a difficult time for the company, and revive that old tug-of-war between marketing and engineering.
The chipmaker's chief executive, Dirk Meyer, talks about the company's competitiveness, Intel, and a new focus on processors for smaller, lighter laptops.
The president and chief operating officer of the chipmaker will join CEO Hector Ruiz on AMD's board of directors.
Company kicks off a campaign against German government proposals that would force search engines to pay a copyright fee every time they bring up a snippet of a news story in results.
NASA and the European Space Agency have successfully tested something called the Disruption Tolerant Networking (DTN) protocol, which they hope will provide Internet-like communications in space.
The companion app, published just ahead of today's big Windows Phone 8 event, lets you sync devices running the phone OS with laptops and tablets running Windows 8 or RT.