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Project Denver puts Windows on Nvidia chips

Tiny ARM processors that power handheld devices will come to the Windows desktop. It's CISC (Intel) versus RISC (ARM) all over again.

By January 5, 2011

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AMD's SSE5 ends the old RISC vs. CISC debate

Prompted by the chipmaker's announcement of the SSE5 instruction-set extensions, Glaskowsky analyzes the ultimate outcome to this old controversy.

By August 31, 2007

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Partnership set to run RISC software on Intel chips

Chipmaker to help start-up with translation software enabling "Intel Inside" PCs to run programs for rival processors.

By March 6, 2006

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Sun gives OpenSparc a push

Development project for UltraSparc T1 gets an advisory board, a boost from Gentoo Linux and a derivative design from Simply RISC.

By October 2, 2006

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Sun's plan for open-source chips bears fruit

Start-up Simply RISC builds a single-core variant of Sun Microsystems' open-source UltraSparc T1 chip.

By September 11, 2006

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Eyeing the next wave in RISC computing

Some critics say RISC's time has passed. Sun Microsystems' David Yen has another idea.

November 16, 2004

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HP moves out of pre-Itanium era

Launch of NonStop servers using Intel chip marks final shift away from HP's own PA-RISC processors in full server family.

By May 31, 2005

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HP set to debut last in-house chip

Company is prepping to launch its first Unix servers with the last member of its PA-RISC chip family.

By May 25, 2005

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The Mac's best quality: software; Is RISC being overwhelmed by CISC?; more

The Mac's best quality: software; Is RISC being overwhelmed by CISC?; more

By February 19, 2003

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Server makers power up

With an expanded set of server chips, Intel in 2003 plans to go after RISC chipmakers. Also: HP, IBM and others look for performance gains from their server lines.

By February 19, 2003