Tiny British company Kazam is one of the first to bring an octa-core phone to Europe, with its new dramatically named flagship.
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Apple's A7 appears to be a dual-core design, bucking a quad-core trend in the Android world. But two cores provide plenty of horsepower, says Anandtech.
Though designed for mid-range handsets, the Mediatek MT6595 flaunts eight CPU cores, 4G LTE, plus many more mobile bells and whistles.
A longtime customer of Samsung, Apple is reportedly looking at other companies to also manufacture its iPhone and iPad chips.
The A7 is Apple's first "desktop" processor. Sounds like hype until you consider the potential for Apple's future.
A deeper look at iOS 7 code reveals that at least some Samsung components may be used for Apple's new A7 processor, sources tell 9to5Mac.
Intel will make quad-core chips for a customer that uses technology from rival chip designer ARM.
The chipmaker will roll out a 64-bit ARM processor in the second half of 2014.
If you want something done, do it yourself: chipmaker Nvidia is showing off the Tegra 4 processor with a Tegra Tab tablet.
Qualcomm, Broadcom, Samsung, and others are working at the Khronos Group to standardize some nuts and bolts of machine vision. That should let programmers tap into the technology more easily.