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​Intel: With Core M, there's finally a reason to upgrade your laptop

The energy-efficient fifth-generation Core chips will enable fanless laptops that can be converted into tablets, and a handful of them are on the way.

By September 5, 2014

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Intel unwraps Core M chip that lets PCs run sans fans

The new 14 nanometer processor, codenamed Broadwell, allows for computers that are less than 9 millimeters thick, about a third the thickness of PCs from 2010.

By August 11, 2014

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Samsung to return to Apple's chipmaking fold in 2015, report says

TSMC may still have to compete with Samsung for processor orders from Apple, according to a report.

By July 17, 2014

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TSMC starts shipping mobile processors for Apple -- report

Apple has relied on Samsung for its mobile processors, but WSJ reports that Apple's deal with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. appears to be bearing fruit.

By July 10, 2014

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IBM spends $3 billion to push the far future of computer chips

Big Blue sets a five-year plan to figure out the manufacturing technology for the great-grandchild of today's chip tech -- and the even more different generations beyond that.

By July 9, 2014

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Intel's next-gen processor, Broadwell, is (mostly) a 2015 thing

If you're waiting for a redesigned Mac or Windows 8.1 device with Intel's latest and greatest silicon, chances are you will have to wait until 2015 to got to a store and pick one up.

By June 18, 2014

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Intel's next-gen 'Broadwell' chip arrives in first mobile device

Chip giant shows off its hybrid mobile PC chops by tapping its next-generation "Broadwell" processor at a Computex keynote. Other highlights include new gaming Core series chips and a tiny quad-core SoFIA processor with LTE.

By June 2, 2014

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At Computex, Intel's 'Moorefield' and 'Broadwell' chips span Android and Windows

Intel will be busy at Computex. Expect a raft of announcements centered on its small-device strategy, which the chip giant is trying to get into high gear.

By June 1, 2014

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Apple driving move to 64-bit mobile processors, TSMC says

After Apple announced its A7 processor last year, the industry has been moving to 64-bit, says a TSMC co-CEO.

By April 17, 2014

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Smallest electric motor now just a nanometer wide

Chemists at Tufts are on their way to creating an entirely new class of devices to be used in medicine and engineering thanks to their development of the world's first single-molecule electric motor.

By September 6, 2011