SoftBank buys big chunk of Nvidia
Published in News
Friday, 26 May 2017 12:44

SoftBank buys big chunk of Nvidia


Could there be an ARM/Nvidia alliance forming?


Japanese tech giant SoftBank Group has acquired a $4 billion stake in Nvidia, making it the chipmaker's fourth largest shareholder.

AMD focuses on Zen X86 this year
Published in Processors
Thursday, 25 May 2017 11:15

AMD focuses on Zen X86 this year


K12 ARM future unconfirmed

We're not sure if many people caught the fact that in last week's financial analyst update, AMD didn’t mention anything about the K12 and future ARM server products. We reached out and asked it for a comment. 

ARM wants to put a chip in your brain
Published in Processors
Thursday, 18 May 2017 12:00

ARM wants to put a chip in your brain


It is not as if you are using it


Chip manufacturer ARM is pairing with the Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering (CSNE) at the University of Washington to develop a line of brain-implantable systems-on-a-chip.

ARM is coming back to mobile devices in a big way
Published in News


The x86 battle is about to get a lot hotter

Qualcomm is expected to show its ARM goodies at Computex event

Microsoft shows off Windows 10 ARM update
Published in Processors


Runs the lot


Microsoft has spilled the beans on its Windows 10 ARM at the MS Build developer conference today and it looks like it will run x86 legacy apps.

ARM details its future Mali-Cetus dislplay architecture
Published in Mobiles


For 4K90fps and HDR

ARM has unveiled its newest Mali-Cetus display architecture which is likely to address future graphics requirements, new UHD content, better scaling as well as bring new power and quality optimizations.

Lenovo unveils new ARM-powered Chromebook
Published in Notebooks


The Lenovo Flex 11 with quad-core SoC

Lenovo has unveiled its vision of an ARM-powered and affordable Chromebook, the Lenovo Flex 11, which will pack a quad-core SoC in an 11.6-inch notebook with some rather features.

Macom samples its third generation 16-nanometer FinFET Server-on-a-Chip
Published in Processors


Most powerful ARM


MACOM Connectivity Solutions announced the sampling of its third generation 16-nanometer FinFET Server-on-a-Chip(SoC), X-Gene 3.

Apple teams up with ARM to kill Intel
Published in Processors
Thursday, 02 February 2017 11:38

Apple teams up with ARM to kill Intel


Tame Apple Press gets ahead of itself

If you believe the Tame Apple Press this week, the Fruity tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple is building an ARM chip which the tame Apple Press claims will kick Intel out of the market.

Intel expects a calm flat 2017
Published in Processors
Friday, 27 January 2017 10:03

Intel expects a calm flat 2017


Trying to be Zen about it

Mega x86 chip outfit Intel is predicting a pretty flat 2017 after announcing mixed results for the last quarter of 2016.