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04.02.11
Qualcomm's 1.5GHz dual-core MSM8660 destroys the competition in majestic benchmark run
04.02.11

Qualcomm's 1.5GHz dual-core MSM8660 destroys the competition in majestic benchmark run

Take the 1GHz Scorpion core residing in Qualcomm's current flagship Snapdragon, the MSM8x55, duplic...

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09.28.10
Fujitsu K supercomputer will do 10 petaflops in 2012, eat Crays for breakfast
09.28.10

Fujitsu K supercomputer will do 10 petaflops in 2012, eat Crays for breakfast

10's a nice round number, isn't it? Round, yes, but also wildly impressive when you put the word "pe...

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09.07.10
Samsung's Orion is the 1GHz dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 we've all been waiting for
09.07.10

Samsung's Orion is the 1GHz dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 we've all been waiting for

We still consider Samsung's Hummingbird application processor to be among the very best for mobile...

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08.24.10
Microsoft details Vejle, the new Xbox 360's system-on-chip architecture
08.24.10

Microsoft details Vejle, the new Xbox 360's system-on-chip architecture

There aren't many unresolved mysteries with Microsoft's new console by this point -- apart from per...

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05.28.10
NCSA prepares for Blue Waters petascale supercomputer, and we've got the video to prove it
05.28.10

NCSA prepares for Blue Waters petascale supercomputer, and we've got the video to prove it

How often do you get to see an unboxing of this magnitude? Our buddy Bill at the NCSA (National Cen...

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04.27.10
AMD's 3.2GHz hexacore Phenom II X6 1090T comes out for a review roundup
04.27.10

AMD's 3.2GHz hexacore Phenom II X6 1090T comes out for a review roundup

How's your memory today? Specifically, can you remember the last time AMD had a legitimate claim to...

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04.26.10
Sony PS3 upgraded with cooler 40-nm RSX graphics chip, profits await (updated)
04.26.10

Sony PS3 upgraded with cooler 40-nm RSX graphics chip, profits await (updated)

It's a milestone folks: the PS3 hardware is finally ready to generate a profit. The loss-leading co...

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12.07.09
IBM developing 10 petaflop supercomputer, Power7 to ship next year
12.07.09

IBM developing 10 petaflop supercomputer, Power7 to ship next year

The last we heard, IBM was hard at work on its Power7 processor. Now the company's announcing that t...

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10.18.09
AMD's Congo platform getting really official next month?
10.18.09

AMD's Congo platform getting really official next month?

AMD's never been much for keeping to the roadmap, and it looks like the curious launch of its Congo...

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