Jaguarboard creates x86 hobbyboard
Published in Processors


Armless IoT 


A kickstarter campaign has started for an Atom based IoT board to allow people to come up with x86 projects.

Qualcomm does ARM server deal with Chinese
Published in Processors


Working with the government to build ARM server chips


Qualcomm is setting up a server chipset design and sales unit with a provincial government in China.

ARM releases 4K Mali-DP650
Published in Graphics


4K streaming from your phone

ARM has announced a new mobile graphics chip, the Mali-DP650 which it said was designed to handle 4K content a device's screen and on an external display.

AMD launches Opteron A1100 Seattle
Published in Processors


First A57 chip after a year's delay

Miracles apparently can happen after AMD just announced its long delayed Cortex A57 based Opteron A1100 SoC. It took longer than many expected but the Opteron A1100 aka Seattle is finally out.

Amazon sells its own brand of chips
Published in Processors


Right to bare ARMS

Online book seller Amazon is selling its own brand of ARM-based computer chips.

Companies suffer as Apple slashes production
Published in Processors


Apple bubble bursting

The industry leaders who depended on Apple to continue making shedloads of money peddling similar products each year are suffering as Apple slashes production as people no longer want their main product – the iPhone 6s.

Snapdragon 820 Successor drops its custom core
Published in Processors


Exclusive: It will use ARM Cortex

Fudzilla has confirmed that the Kryo core might be the last custom developed CPU core from Qualcomm, at least for now.

ARM getting attention from server makers
Published in Processors


Five sign up

More than five computer makers have announced that they are going to use servers with ARM processors.

ARM and Nokia want TCP/IP rewrite
Published in News


Needs to be faster

Nokia and ARM want to spruce up the TCP/IP stack to make it better suited to networks that need to operate at high speed and/or low latency.

More Chinese chipmakers go for ARM
Published in Processors


All thanks to government cash

ZTE has received a pile of cash from the Chinese government to speed up the development of its own application processors based around ARM designs.