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01.04.16
AMD's new graphics core is built for laptop gaming

AMD's new graphics core is built for laptop gaming

Polaris could make ultraportable gaming a practical reality.

By J. Fingas,   01.04.16
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11.30.15
Here's why the iPad Pro's processor is so fast
11.30.15

Here's why the iPad Pro's processor is so fast

A deep dive into Apple's A9X chip explains why its performance rivals that of a laptop.

By J. Fingas,   11.30.15
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11.12.15
Samsung's 'premium' smartphone chip puts everything in one place
11.12.15

Samsung's 'premium' smartphone chip puts everything in one place

Samsung finally puts high-end LTE modems into its top mobile processor series.

By M. Smith,   11.12.15
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11.05.15
Huawei's next chipset may give competitors a run for their money
11.05.15

Huawei's next chipset may give competitors a run for their money

Huawei is now Europe's second largest Android brand, according to Kantar, but there's just no time...

By R. Lai,   11.05.15
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02.03.15
ARM's latest processor design puts fast 4K graphics on your phone
02.03.15

ARM's latest processor design puts fast 4K graphics on your phone

You've probably heard no end of hype for 4K video on TVs and computers, and now it's about to inva...

By J. Fingas,   02.03.15
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04.12.13
TSMC narrows production of 16nm FinFET chips to late 2013, wants 10nm in 2015
04.12.13

TSMC narrows production of 16nm FinFET chips to late 2013, wants 10nm in 2015

For as often as TSMC has extolled the virtues of FinFET chip designs, we've been wondering exactly...

By J. Fingas,   04.12.13
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04.02.13
First ARM Cortex-A57 processor taped out by TSMC, ready for fab
04.02.13

First ARM Cortex-A57 processor taped out by TSMC, ready for fab

Your current smartphone just took another spin backwards on the obsolescence cycle thanks to a new...

By S. Dent,   04.02.13
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09.23.12
Globalfoundries unveils 14nm-XM chip architecture, vows up to a 60 percent jump in battery life
09.23.12

Globalfoundries unveils 14nm-XM chip architecture, vows up to a 60 percent jump in battery life

Globalfoundries wants to show that it can play the 3D transistor game as well as Intel. Its newly...

By J. Fingas,   09.23.12
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08.13.12
ARM and Globalfoundries hammer out deal to promote 20nm mobile chips
08.13.12

ARM and Globalfoundries hammer out deal to promote 20nm mobile chips

Sure it's British, but ARM's mobile empire is being built through careful alliances rather than co...

By S. Sakr,   08.13.12
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