Intel joins in attack on Qualcomm
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Must obey our new Apple overlords

Intel has joined Apple in its war with Qualcomm over licencing, claiming that the chipmaker had demanded Apple abandon its modems in the iPhones.

Apple rallies its dependant minions to take on Qualcomm
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Imagine what it would be like if you don’t do what you are told


One of the big advantages of having your partners dependant on you means that your enemies are their enemies.

GloFo sprinkles the FD-SOI sauce
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Going to transfer the tech to China


Globalfoundries CEO Sanjay Jha said that fully-depleted silicon-on-insulator (FD-SOI) technology is looking so promising it is going to transfer the SOI technology to the new Chinese site.

AMD Ryzen Threadripper could be bundled with AiO cooler
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Might be the only way to cool the Threadripper

According to information coming from Japan, AMD's upcoming Ryzen Threadripper CPUs could be bundled with an AiO liquid cooler, similar to some high-end FX-series CPUs launched by AMD earlier.

Intel Core X in short supply
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Demand outstripping supply


Chipzilla seems to have made a mistake over the demand for its eight- and 10-core Core X processors for the high-end desktop market.