Microsoft won't support old Windows versions on new processors
Future AMD, Intel and Qualcomm chips won't officially handle Windows 8 or earlier.
Amazon is selling its own processors now, too
Subsidiary Annapurna Labs has started selling chips for routers, storage devices and internet of things things.
AMD's new graphics core is built for laptop gaming
Polaris could make ultraportable gaming a practical reality.
Researchers show off a working light-based processor
Photonic computing is no longer just a theoretical exercise.
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.
ARM's latest design brings 64-bit processors to smartwatches
ARM's Cortex-A35 is so efficient that it makes 64-bit wearables practical.
Scent-dispensing chips help researchers snap wild wolverines
A special processor is helping Woodland Park Zoo track wild wolverines.
Lawsuit claims AMD lied about the number of cores in its chips
AMD is facing a class action lawsuit claiming that it sold its 'Bulldozer' chips as eight-core when they effectively have four.
Intel's profit drops as PC sales keep sliding
Intel's shift to mobile and wearable tech isn't helping it overcome a plunge in PC sales.