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many-core

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AMD, Intel ready 'many core' processors

Advanced Micro Devices is squeezing up to 12 processing cores into one chip.

By March 28, 2010

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Microsoft: Now you can create, edit on Office mobile apps for free

Use of the Office suite on mobile devices had been restricted to customers with a subscription. So will the freebie route pay off for Microsoft?

By November 6, 2014

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More than a chipmaker? Intel's blown opportunities

The semiconductor giant has expanded beyond its core business many times only to pull back before those areas got popular. CNET looks at a few.

By December 5, 2013

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Earth now has one of solar system's biggest volcanoes

Deep in the Pacific Ocean, Tamu Massif is an inactive volcano that's as big as New Mexico and comparable to the massive Olympus Mons on Mars.

By September 6, 2013

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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

Responses to reader questions about rolling back Safari versions in OS X, and more.

By October 8, 2012

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No hero phone? No matter.

CNET Reviews Editor in Chief Lindsey Turrentine explains which products get her team excited even during a slow hardware release week. Hint: They have magnets, and one is a bag full of speakers.

By May 19, 2012

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Why Nvidia's chips can power supercomputers

q&a Nvidia has taken its extremely high-performance graphics chips and restyled them for supercomputing. It looks to be a pretty good fit since some of the top supercomputing centers have adopted them.

By November 29, 2011

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Intel: Supercomputer revamp needs our 50-core chip

The Knights Corner processor is a serious attempt by Intel to build a supercomputer-specific chip. It will be roughly equivalent to the processing power of supercomputer in 1996 that had 9,000 cores.

By November 18, 2011

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Intel 50-core chips headed to Texas supercomputer

A University of Texas supercomputer will employ a novel Intel chip that houses more than 50 processor cores. It's the first commercial application of this technology.

By September 22, 2011

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Chip start-up Tilera lands $45 million in funding

Tilera, a company that supplies many-core processors, says it has raised an additional $45 million in financing.

By January 18, 2011