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AMD more upbeat about chances in tablet market

AMD executives make more positive comments about tablets, stepping away from cautious statements made by former CEO Dirk Meyer.

By January 20, 2011


Meyer axed as AMD's chip strategy founders

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.

By January 10, 2011


HP, Toshiba give boost to AMD 'Fusion' chips

Hewlett-Packard and Toshiba are the latest in a growing list of first-tier PC makers signing up for AMD's power-efficient Fusion chips. Watch your back, Intel.

By January 4, 2011


Sony, Lenovo look to move beyond Netbooks

Sony is apparently taking its Netbook-class laptops up-market, while Lenovo has already announced a new laptop that is more laptop than Netbook.

By January 3, 2011


Lenovo IdeaPad updates across the board

Lenovo's new IdeaPads focus on new processors, faster performance.

By January 3, 2011


Serious challenger to Intel Atom chip emerges

Advanced Micro Devices will challenge Intel on the small laptop front with processors that vie with the Atom chip in Netbook-class designs. And AMD may trump Intel with extra integrated circuitry to boost graphics performance.

By November 9, 2010


Hank Thompson R.I.P.

It's time to remember bandleader and country legend Hank Thompson, who died November 6 at age 82

By November 12, 2007