Microsoft Altra-based Azure servers are Arm ready
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First cloud provider to manage it

Microsoft Ampere Altra-based Azure servers are now Arm SystemReady SR certified making them the first cloud solution provider (CSP) server to do so.

ARM finds that Wu not leaving office
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Thursday, 05 May 2022 12:47

ARM finds that Wu not leaving office


No one expected that

Arm China said on Thursday its former CEO Allen Wu was refusing to relinquish his role despite being fired last week.  It appears he has super glued himself to his drinks cabinet and is refusing to let go.

All Arm-based chips are M1 apparently
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Friday, 29 April 2022 12:37

All Arm-based chips are M1 apparently


Tame Apple Press loses the plot

This morning a Tame Apple Press report crossed our desk claimed that Qualcomm was daring to make M1 chips to compete against Apple.

Arm wrestles control of Chinese joint venture back
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Wu claims he was wronged 

Arm has regained control of its Chinese joint venture according to Nikkei and Reuters.

ARM declares a special operation to get its China unit back
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Wants to de-Wu its Chinese operation

Arm has moved to regain control of its renegade China unit and replace its chief executive Allen Wu, as the UK chip designer seeks to clear its path to a successful public listing.

Microsoft supports ARM on Azure
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Tuesday, 05 April 2022 12:47

Microsoft supports ARM on Azure


Virtually

Microsoft has announced a preview of Arm support on Azure virtual machines thanks to its work with Ampere Computing.

ARM fires 1000 staff
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Wednesday, 16 March 2022 11:56

ARM fires 1000 staff


Lead up to IPO

ARM has told 1000 of its staff to clear out their desks and get themselves onto a dole queue as it prepares itself for an IPO.

Tsar Putin says patent theft is ok if the inventor disagrees with him
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All US patents are now the property of glorious new Russia

Tsar Putin has officially authorised the use of patent theft by Russian companies if the technology comes from a country that does not bless his regime.

Spectre is back from the dead
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Thursday, 10 March 2022 12:20

Spectre is back from the dead


Harder to kill than Dracula

The embarrassing defect in Intel CPUs Spectre appears to have made a comeback.

Universal Chiplet Interconnect Express gets wide acceptance
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Intel, AMD, Arm, TSMC, and Samsung sign up

Intel, AMD, Arm, TSMC, and Samsung have signed up to a Universal Chiplet Interconnect Express (UCIe) consortium.