Chips

11.05.12
Mansfield may lead Apple away from Intel chips in Macs
11.05.12

Mansfield may lead Apple away from Intel chips in Macs

Bloomberg is reporting that Apple's Technologies group, headed by senior vice president Bob Mansf...

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10.17.12
Intel roadmap reveals 10-core Xeon E5-2600 V2 Ivy Bridge CPU
10.17.12

Intel roadmap reveals 10-core Xeon E5-2600 V2 Ivy Bridge CPU

Intel may have recently spilled its Q3 guts for 2012, but we highly doubt that the chip maker plan...

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09.04.12
Intel finishes crossing the Ivy Bridge with new desktop Core i3 models
09.04.12

Intel finishes crossing the Ivy Bridge with new desktop Core i3 models

Intel has been staggering the rollout of its Ivy Bridge processors over the space of nearly half a...

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08.04.12
IBM pushing System z, Power7+ chips as high as 5.5GHz, mainframes get mightier
08.04.12

IBM pushing System z, Power7+ chips as high as 5.5GHz, mainframes get mightier

Ten-core, 2.4GHz Xeons? Pshaw. IBM is used to the kind of clock speeds and brute force power that...

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08.01.12
FDA approves Proteus Digital Health's e-pills for dose monitoring
08.01.12

FDA approves Proteus Digital Health's e-pills for dose monitoring

An "ingestible sensor" doesn't sound like the tastiest of snacks, but soon it might be just what t...

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07.04.12
Qualcomm enlists Samsung, UMC to help meet 28nm Snapdragon S4 demand
07.04.12

Qualcomm enlists Samsung, UMC to help meet 28nm Snapdragon S4 demand

Qualcomm's Snapdragon S4 chipset is certainly hot (well, not too hot), but it looks like demand is...

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06.15.12
Engadget Primed: why nanometers matter (and why they often don't)
06.15.12

Engadget Primed: why nanometers matter (and why they often don't)

Primed goes in-depth on the technobabble you hear on Engadget every day -- we dig deep into each to...

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06.11.12
Newport Media claims tiniest, lowest-power 802.11n WiFi chip yet, smartphones get a little less thirsty
06.11.12

Newport Media claims tiniest, lowest-power 802.11n WiFi chip yet, smartphones get a little less thirsty

Cellular chipsets get all the love these days, but it's WiFi that's still the most ubiquitous -- a...

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05.20.12
Researchers develop silicon ReRAM chip, send warning shot to Flash memory
05.20.12

Researchers develop silicon ReRAM chip, send warning shot to Flash memory

Does the word ReRAM ring a bell? No? Well, the key point is that it's much faster than NAND memory...

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