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Multicore

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Motorola Moto X

While in screen quality and storage capacity it lags behind rival superphones, the Moto X's superbly compact and comfortable design, whiz-bang voice controls, and long battery life make it a worthy Android contender.

By Aug. 1, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Aug. 1, 2013

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Tilera's 72-core chip doubles down on multicore approach

The Tile-Gx72 has twice the processing cores as its predecessor, showing that Tilera isn't shying away from its parallel-programming philosophy.

By Feb. 19, 2013

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Nintendo does Wii U teardown; talks HD, multicore chip

The company's chief executive, Satoru Iwata, brought in several engineers to talk about their work on Wii U.

By Oct. 11, 2012

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Windows Phone 8 OS opens up to multicore processors, NFC

Microsoft's young smartphone operating system promises to grow up with Windows Phone 8.

By Jun. 20, 2012

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Apple retooling WebKit for multicore chips

The WebKit2 interface is designed to give Apple's Web browser a better capability to juggle multiple computing processes. Also: the first Firefox 3.6.4 beta.

By Apr. 9, 2010

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Pervasive takes on multicore programming

Pervasive Software's DataRush is one of a new generation of products and platforms that aim to simplify multithreaded programming for application developers.

By Apr. 8, 2009

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Core wars: Multicore gaming PC shootout

Roundup of recent midrange multicore gaming desktops.

By May. 7, 2010

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Microsoft wants multicore boost from Windows 7

The new operating system should be able to make better use of modern multicore chips--in part through changes to adapt Windows to big servers.

By Oct. 12, 2009

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ARM eyes Intel turf with 2GHz multicore designs

Processors based on the designs, ARM says, are up to eight times more efficient than Intel's low-power chips in terms of performance per watt.

By Sep. 16, 2009

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Apple's new OS geared for multicore future

Intel and AMD threw programmers a curve ball when they forsook faster clock speeds for multicore chips, but Snow Leopard introduces real technology to help compensate.

By Aug. 31, 2009