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Dell releases cheap and cheerful Arm laptop
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 16 March 2023 10:45

Dell releases cheap and cheerful Arm laptop


$499 and it runs Windows

Dell has released a Windows on Arm laptop with a $500 price tag.

Asus Tinker Board V is the first one with 64-bit RISC-V processor
Published in IoT


1GHz Andes AX45MP single-core

Asus' Tinker Board lineup has been around for quite some time but now, we have the first one that will be using a RISC-V processor, the Asus Tinker V.

Fujitsu working on Arm-based CPU
Published in News
Monday, 13 March 2023 11:04

Fujitsu working on Arm-based CPU


Even Seno fears Monaka

A Fujitsu representative has mentioned that the company has has been working on an ARM based processor, codenamed Monaka.

Samsung making its own CPU for laptops
Published in PC Hardware
Monday, 06 March 2023 11:23

Samsung making its own CPU for laptops


Has formed an internal team to create a new core 

The Dark Satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that Samsung has apparently formed a new team to build a CPU for its Galaxy Book Windows notebook PCs.

ARM decides to list in US only
Published in News
Monday, 06 March 2023 11:05

ARM decides to list in US only


British success story needs to list in a country where tomatos are available

British success story ARM has stuck two fingers up to the British government and opted for a US-only public listing, making the company as Americian as Apple pie.

Google will have its own server chips by 2025
Published in News
Thursday, 16 February 2023 10:06

Google will have its own server chips by 2025


Cloud providers move away from Intel and AMD

Google wants to install its own custom designed server processors by 2025 following its rival Amazon.

Fourth quarter of 2022 worst for CPUs in 30 years
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Thus spake the great god Mercury 

Beancounters sitting at the crossroads have declared that the fourth quarter of 2022 saw the biggest fall in PC processor shipments in three decades.

ARM based PC use on the rise
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 10 February 2023 11:59

ARM based PC use on the rise


Ignoring the general downturn 

Beancounters at Counterpoint Research have noticed that while PC sales are dropping, those with ARM based chips appeared to be bucking the trend. 

MediaTek has Windows on ARM PC aspirations
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 16 November 2022 11:23

MediaTek has Windows on ARM PC aspirations

Future opportunity

MediaTek has been explaining how it plans to address Qualcomm's Arm-based Windows PC market using a variant of its Kompanio mobile processor.

French Arm chipmaker teams up with AMD
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 15 November 2022 12:06

French Arm chipmaker teams up with AMD


Joint project for exascale supercomputers

French ARM company that designs Arm-based processors for supercomputers has teamed up with AMD to build exascale supercomputers.