Wednesday, 13 Apr 2016
ASRock has released BIOS updates for its Intel X99 motherboards, in anticipation of the upcoming Broadwell-E processor launch. It also revealed the names of a handful of the processors, including the flagship 10-core, 20-thread Core i7-6950X chip.
Wednesday, 6 Apr 2016
AMD has announced that its seventh-generation Bristol Ridge APUs are shipping to OEMs ahead of time. Bristol Ridge is based on the same 28nm architecture as Carrizo, but will feature improvements like minor microarchitecture manufacturing tweaks and a DDR4 memory controller.
Thursday, 24 Mar 2016
Keen eyes at the Motley Fool have picked up on a pertinent point in Intel’s annual financial report to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The chip manufacturer expects to stretch its current and next generation fabrication processes beyond its familiar tick-tock cycle.
Tuesday, 22 Mar 2016
Former Intel CEO Andy S. Grove has passed away at the age of 79. Read on to find out this tech giant’s pivotal contribution to the company.
Wednesday, 16 Mar 2016
ARM and TSMC have announced a collaboration on a 7nm FinFET process technology, which includes a design solution for future low-power, high-performance compute SoCs.
Wednesday, 9 Mar 2016
In an AMA session on Reddit last week, AMD's Robert Hallock confirmed the expected release dates for its upcoming Polaris and Zen products, in addition to saying that they would be manufactured on GlobalFoundries' 14nm FinFET process.
Tuesday, 8 Mar 2016
Qualcomm is back in the game as its Snapdragon 820 races to the top of the AnTuTu benchmark for mobile processors.
Friday, 4 Mar 2016
Chinese publication Economic Daily News reports that Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) will be doubling its 16nm chip production in March although no reason is given for the increase. Could TSMC be preparing for the launch of the Apple iPhone 7 in September?
Wednesday, 2 Mar 2016
AMD has launched two new processors and its new and more powerful Wraith cooler. Its flagship A10-7890K APU is the most powerful desktop chip from AMD to feature integrated graphics, and boasts more aggressive clock speeds than its predecessor.
Tuesday, 1 Mar 2016
Business Korea reports that Samsung has entered the top five in mobile application processor (AP) market.