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AMD's first ARM processor is 8-core and 64-bit

AMD is turning to the ARM design for a new series of chips, an unmistakable sign that the heyday of "x86" chips is over.

By January 28, 2014

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How to install SteamOS on your computer

A beta version of Valve's gaming operating system is now available for download. Here's how you can transform your current computer into a Steam Machine.

By January 31, 2014

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Buzz Out Loud Podcast 1101: LHC-gull kills science with bread

Apparently the Large Hadron Collider is doomed. It can't even survive a bread bombing by birds. The Droid arrived on the scene though, and people actually lined up. However tethering is gonna cost you on the thing. Are you still in love? And Gwen Stefan

By November 6, 2009

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The factor factor, part 3

A factor-of-two advantage, even if it's an inherent, persistent advantage, isn't enough to unseat an incumbent solution in the face of even the mildest competitive disadvantage. Part three of three.

By October 14, 2009

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Bully Surgeon AMD64

The Bully Surgeon is a moderately priced midrange system that delivers middle-of-the-road performance.

October 25, 2005

3 stars Editors' rating October 25, 2005

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Cyberpower Gamer Ultra 8500 SE (AMD Athlon 64 X2 6000 )

The Cyberpower Gamer Ultra 8500 SE looks like a great deal, but we question the overall Cyberpower buying experience. Four years of negative reader comments about this company led us to investigate. Cyberpower promises to improve, but you should still proceed with caution.

April 24, 2007

3 stars Editors' rating April 24, 2007

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Ruiz out at AMD, Dirk Meyer new CEO

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.

By July 17, 2008

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AMD Athlon 64 X2 5000+

AMD's new high-end dual-core CPU offers plenty of bang for the buck, outpacing Intel's Pentium 965 Extreme Edition, which costs $200 more. Sounds like a good deal, but wait to see what Intel's next-gen Core 2 Duo chips have to offer when they debut later this year.

June 1, 2006

3.5 stars Editors' rating June 1, 2006

MSRP: $200.00

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AMD Athlon 64 FX-62

AMD's Athlon 64 FX-62 helps usher in the new Socket AM2 chipset, but incremental performance gains make AMD look vulnerable to Intel's next-gen chips, due later this year.

May 22, 2006

3 stars Editors' rating May 22, 2006

MSRP: $713.00

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Falcon Northwest Mach V (AMD Athlon 64 FX-60)

Falcon Northwest's most recent Mach V boasts outstanding specs, first-rate build quality, and record-breaking performance scores, but a power glitch and the sky-high price (even for an elite gaming PC) prevent a stronger recommendation.

February 8, 2006

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 8, 2006

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