Multi-core

02.08.12
Researchers get CPUs and GPUs talking, boost PC performance by 20 percent
02.08.12

Researchers get CPUs and GPUs talking, boost PC performance by 20 percent

How do you fancy a 20 percent boost to your processor's performance? Research from the North Caroli...

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01.30.12
Tilera sees sense in the server wars, puts just 36 cores in its newest processor
01.30.12

Tilera sees sense in the server wars, puts just 36 cores in its newest processor

While Tilera's forthcoming 100-core processors threaten to set off fire alarms around the world, the...

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07.29.11
Engadget Primed: are multi-core chips worth the investment?
07.29.11

Engadget Primed: are multi-core chips worth the investment?

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

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05.30.11
ARM hopes to strengthen grip on mobile PCs, take 50 percent of the market by 2015
05.30.11

ARM hopes to strengthen grip on mobile PCs, take 50 percent of the market by 2015

We've already heard rumors that chip designer ARM has been trying to get its wares into the Macbo...

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05.26.11
Researchers boost multi-core CPU performance with better prefetching
05.26.11

Researchers boost multi-core CPU performance with better prefetching

Piling on cores is one way to boost performance, but it's not necessarily the most efficient way --...

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05.26.11
Madfinger announces new Shadowgun game, with Tegra 2 and Kal-El support (update: video)
05.26.11

Madfinger announces new Shadowgun game, with Tegra 2 and Kal-El support (update: video)

Madfinger Games, the Czech Republic-based company behind Samurai II: Vengeance, has just announce...

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03.18.11
Researchers tout self-repairing multi-core processors
03.18.11

Researchers tout self-repairing multi-core processors

The race for ever-tinier computer chips is on, and barring physical limitations, doesn't seem to b...

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12.08.10
NVIDIA touts the benefits of multi-core processors for smartphones and tablets
12.08.10

NVIDIA touts the benefits of multi-core processors for smartphones and tablets

It may simply be a case of stating the obvious, but NVIDIA has just published a rather lengthy whit...

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12.29.09
Console scuttlebutt: multi-core CPU for next-gen PlayStation, Intel inside future Wii
12.29.09

Console scuttlebutt: multi-core CPU for next-gen PlayStation, Intel inside future Wii

We're but three years removed from the US introduction of both Nintendo's Wii and Sony's PlayStation...

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