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Multi-threading reviewed

Simultaneous multi-threading is a useful performance tool for processor designers, but it doesn't have the same benefit that adding a full core does.

By June 1, 2009

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Are slow dual-core CPUs better than fast single-core CPUs?

Will a 2.66GHz quad-core CPU run my applications and games faster than my 3.2GHz single-core Pentium 4?

By July 4, 2007

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AMD to intro second-gen DX11 GPUs next week

Chipmaker plans to unveil a new line of DirectX 11 graphics cards next week and expects to ship "hundreds of thousands" of them during the quarter.

By October 15, 2010

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Sun misses analyst forecasts for revenue, earnings

CEO says economic downturn has weighed on Sun's customers and hurt its high-end businesses, but says the company will be able to weather a poor economy.

By October 30, 2008

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Core blimey: Intel to demo octo-core CPU

Just when we'd run out of words to describe the performance offered by quad-core CPUs, along comes Intel with an eight-core chip

By February 2, 2009

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Intel's 'GPA' points to Larrabee

Behind the release this week of Intel graphics software looms Larrabee, Intel's future graphics chip.

By March 24, 2009

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Intel quad-core can slow you down

Certain applications will run slower under the Intel quad-core processors released today, according to a company spokesperson.

By November 14, 2006

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A phone for the Trekkie set

By August 22, 2005

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Intel proves its open source chops with Threading Building Blocks 2.0

Intel isn't the first company you'd suspect of a dalliance with open source. It's a hardware company, after all. Right? Well, not really, as its recent open source activity would suggest, and especially today's announcement of the open sourcing of Threa

By July 24, 2007

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Here come Intel's Westmere chips

Intel has been talking a lot about Westmere lately. Here's a quick look at the chipmaker's first 32-nanometer chips.

By April 17, 2009