Apple could turn upstate New York into a global chipmaking hot spot if its rumored discussions with Globalfoundries bear fruit.
If Apple owned capacity at a fab, it would give the company the kind of control over both design and chip manufacturing that Intel has.
Apple has an affinity for AMD chip engineers. The latest hire has lots of experience with graphics chips, an area that Apple is focusing on now with its A series processors.
As the chip giant puts its eggs in the mobile basket, the desktop is at risk, reports claim.
Windows 8 could not escape the critical gaze of the media -- and even Dell -- this week. Meanwhile, the iPad's three-year mark was feted by the press.
New MacBook Airs in the pipeline may stick with Intel graphics silicon and not get more powerful "discrete" graphics, says a report.
SemiAccurate is reporting that its sources say Apple will soon offer ARM-based processors in its MacBook line, as ARM stands poised for rapid growth in the PC market.
Has AMD finally got Intel beat? Overall, the answer is no.
Decisions, decisions. Should I wait for that Ivy Bridge-based laptop? Yeah, if you want a faster system with better battery life.
Apple rumors are always interesting because it's about Apple--probably the most closely watched computer and device company in the world. This AMD rumor is just that--a rumor.