News tagged ‘cpu’

Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011

Intel Readies Core i7-2700K for Launch?

Intel Readies Core i7-2700K for Launch?

A slip-up by Intel and BIOSTAR has revealed the chipmaker's next high-performance socket LGA1155 processor, the Core i7-2700K. It will be replacing the Core i7-2600K CPU.

Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011

More Details of NVIDIA's Tegra Roadmap of Superheroes Revealed

More Details of NVIDIA's Tegra Roadmap of Superheroes Revealed

NVIDIA's upcoming Tegra roadmap is quite clearly a nod towards superheroes, and two new SoC chips, named Wayne and Grey, will make a likely appearance in 2012 or 2013 on smartphones and tablets.

Thursday, 8 Sep 2011

IBM and 3M to Develop Adhesives to Build Stacks of Semiconductors

IBM and 3M to Develop Adhesives to Build Stacks of Semiconductors

Glue and stack them high! IBM and 3M have joined forces to create a special glue with a goal to bond entire wafers into densely stacked silicon "towers".

Tuesday, 23 Aug 2011

Next-Gen Itanium: 32nm, 8-core Poulson

Next-Gen Itanium: 32nm, 8-core Poulson

Intel announced the architecture details of the upcoming Itanium CPUs for launch in 2012.

Monday, 22 Aug 2011

Intel Atom Graphics Troubles are DirectX Related?

Intel Atom Graphics Troubles are DirectX Related?

It is rumored that Intel is only expecting to ship 32-bit DirectX 9 drivers with the new Atom CPUs.

Friday, 19 Aug 2011

IBM Unveils Cognitive Computing Chips

IBM Unveils Cognitive Computing Chips

IBM, teaming with DARPA and four universities, has designed the first working computer chips modeled after the human brain.

Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011

Samsung Preparing for Dual-Core 2GHz Smartphone

Samsung Preparing for Dual-Core 2GHz Smartphone

While we await for more smartphones powered by dual-core 1GHz processors, Samsung has already made plans for its dual-core 2GHz phones by 2012.

Tuesday, 12 Apr 2011

Qualcomm Confirms Dual-Core 1.2GHz Processor for HTC Sensation

Qualcomm Confirms Dual-Core 1.2GHz Processor for HTC Sensation

Qualcomm's German Twitter account has confirmed their 1.2GHz dual-core Snapdragon processor will be seen on the HTC Sensation.

Tuesday, 11 Jan 2011

Intel to Pay NVIDIA Technology Licensing Fees of US$1.5 Billion

Intel to Pay NVIDIA Technology Licensing Fees of US$1.5 Billion

NVIDIA has signed a new six-year cross-licensing agreement with Intel. For the future use of NVIDIA's technology, Intel will pay NVIDIA an aggregate of US$1.5 billion in licensing fees payable in five annual installments, beginning January 18, 2011.

Friday, 17 Dec 2010

NVIDIA Achieves Record Number of Design Wins for Intel 'Sandy Bridge' PC Platform

NVIDIA Achieves Record Number of Design Wins for Intel 'Sandy Bridge' PC Platform

More than 200 new products will feature NVIDIA GeForce GPUs with Sandy Bridge CPUs next year.

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