News Archive

October, 2014
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Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Lisa Su Appointed as New CEO of Advanced Micro Devices. AMD  Lisa Su  Rory Read  Business
[12:52 pm]

Rory Read Steps Down, Lisa Su Becomes New CEO of AMD


Thursday, August 21, 2014

AMD to Lower Prices of A-Series APUs for Back-to-School Season. AMD  Kaveri  Richland  Piledriver  Steamroller  28nm  Fusion
[4:10 am]

New Prices of AMD A-Series APUs Revealed


Wednesday, August 20, 2014

AMD to Cut Prices on FX-9000, Other FX Processors: New Prices Revealed. AMD  FX  Centurion  Piledriver  32nm
[2:53 am]

AMD to Make FX Chips More Affordable, Discontinue Low-End Models

AMD Readies FX-8370, FX-8370E Microprocessors. AMD  FX  Piledriver  32nm  Bulldozer  FX-8370  FX-8370E
[1:59 am]

AMD Preps Two New “Mainstream” FX Chips


Monday, July 28, 2014

Intel Core i7-5960X “Haswell-E” De-Lidded: Twelve Cores and Alloy-Based Thermal Interface. Intel  Haswell  Haswell-E  Core  Core i7  Core i7-5960X  Haswell-EP  Xeon  Wellsburg  LGA2011  LGA2011-3  22nm  Intel X99  X99  DDR4
[4:11 am]

Intel Core i7-5960X Uses “Haswell-EP” Die, Promises Good Overclocking Potential


Tuesday, July 22, 2014

ARM Preps Second-Generation “Artemis” and “Maya” 64-Bit ARMv8-A Offerings. ARM  ARMv8  64-bit  Artemis  Maya  ARMv8-A
[2:40 pm]

ARM Readies 64-Bit Cores for Non-Traditional Applications


Sunday, July 13, 2014

IBM to Invest $3 Billion In Research of Next-Gen Chips, Process Technologies. IBM  Semiconductor
[10:01 pm]

IBM to Fund Development of 7nm and Below Process Technologies, Help to Create Post-Silicon Future

Intel Postpones Launch of High-End “Broadwell-K” Processors to July – September, 2015. news  Intel  Broadwell  Core  Pentium  Celeron  BDW  Broadwell-H  Broadwell-K  Skylake  Skylake-S  14nm
[9:58 pm]

High-End Core i “Broadwell” Processors Scheduled to Arrive in Q3 2015

Intel Delays Introduction of Core M “Broadwell” Processors Further. Intel  Broadwell  Core  Core M  BDW-Y  Broadwell-Y  BDW-U  14nm
[9:50 pm]

Low-Power Broadwell Chips Due in Late 2014


Saturday, June 21, 2014

AMD Preps a New FX-Series Microprocessor with Bundled Liquid Cooling. 32nm  AMD  FX  amd fx  Centurion  Centurion 2014  Core i7  Devil’s Canyon  FX 2014  Globalfoundries  Intel  news  Piledriver  SOI  Steamroller  Vishera  x86
[12:06 pm]

AMD Readies a Response to Intel’s Devil’s Canyon


Thursday, June 5, 2014

Intel Core i7-4790K “Devil’s Canyon” Shows Significant Potential: Overclocked to 5.5GHz on Air, to 6.3GHz with LN2. Intel  Core  Core i7  Core i5  Pentium  Core i7-4790K  Haswell  Haswell Refresh  22nm  Devil’s Canyon
[4:23 am]

Intel Launches Devil’s Canyon Microprocessors, Holds Overclocking Contest


Friday, May 30, 2014

Intel Contracts Rockchip to Develop Quad-Core SoFIA Mobile Chip. Intel  Rockchip  SoFIA  Atom  Silvermont  Goldmont  Airmont  3G
[12:14 am]

Intel Enters into Strategic Agreement with Rockchip


Sunday, May 18, 2014

Chief Exec of Intel: Broadwell-Based PCs Will Be Available by Christmas. Intel  Core  Broadwell  14nm  Haswell
[9:17 pm]

Intel Broadwell-Powered PCs Will Unlikely Be Available for the Back-to-School Season


Monday, May 12, 2014

Intel to Release Its First 4GHz Microprocessor in Coming Weeks. Intel  Haswell  Core  Pentium  Devil's Canyon  Haswell Refresh  Netburst  Pentium 4  GHz  AMD  Vishera  FX
[2:04 pm]

Intel’s New Core i7-4790K “Devil’s Canyon” to Be Clocked at 4GHz


Saturday, May 10, 2014

AMD to Introduce New High-Performance Micro-Architecture in 2015 – Report. AMD  Athlon  Phenom  Sempron  Fusion  ATI  Radeon  Bulldozer  Piledriver  Steamroller  Excavator  x86
[8:54 am]

The Future Of AMD’s High-Performance Chips Starts to Look Brighter


Monday, May 5, 2014

AMD Unveils Ambidextrous Computing Roadmap. AMD  Opteron  x86  ARM  Cortex A57  K12
[4:01 pm]

AMD Talks about Future "K12" ARM-based Core and Pin-Compatible x86 and ARM Processors


Tuesday, March 4, 2014

AMD Unleashes AM1 Platform: Socketed “Kabini” Comes to Desktops. AMD  AM1  Kabini  FS1b  Asrock  Asustek  Biostar  ECS  Gigabyte  MSI  Radeon
[3:17 am]

AMD Introduces FS1b Socket for Desktop Computers


Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Intel Launches New-Generation Xeon E7 v2 Processor for High-End Enterprise Servers. Intel  Xeon  Ivy Town  Ivytown  22nm  Ivy Bridge
[1:54 pm]

Intel Releases Xeon E7 v2 “Ivy Town” Processors with Up to Fifteen Cores


Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Intel Describes Next-Gen Xeon E7 “Ivy Town”: 15 Cores, New Topology, New Levels of Performance. Intel  Xeon  Ivy Town  Ivytown  Ivy Bridge  22nm
[1:19 pm]

Intel Reveals Xeon E7-8800v2 Specs Ahead of Launch


Friday, January 31, 2014

AMD to Ship ARM-Based Opteron PCs to Software Makers This Quarter. AMD  ARM  ARMv8  Opteron  Cortex  28nm
[9:09 am]

AMD Unveils More Details Regarding ARM-Based Opterons, Plans Sample Shipments in Q1


Wednesday, January 22, 2014

AMD Launches First Two Opteron “Warsaw” Processors. AMD  Opteron  Piledriver  32nm  Bulldozer
[1:59 pm]

AMD Introduces New Energy-Efficient Server Chips

AMD: Mullins and Beema Will Beat Intel Atom “Bay Trail”. AMD  Mullins  Beema  Fusion  28nm  Puma  GCN  Radeon  Bay Trail  Atom  Intel  Android  Windows  Microsoft
[1:10 pm]

AMD Describes Competitive Advantages of Next-Gen Ultra-Low-Power APUs


Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Thank You, Consoles: AMD’s Posts Good Results Amid Drop of Microprocessor Sales. AMD  Xbox One  Playstation  4  Radeon  GCN  FX  Fusion  Bulldozer  Temash  Kabini  Piledriver  Orochi  Zambezi  Trinity  Llano  Brazos  Kaveri  Business
[1:40 pm]

Game Consoles Help AMD to Boost Sales Amid Declining Shipments of Microprocessors


Monday, January 20, 2014

Intel on Track with “Broadwell” Production in Q1 – Company. Intel  Core  Broadwell  14nm  Haswell
[1:31 pm]

Chipmaker to Initiate 14nm Manufacturing This Quarter


Friday, January 17, 2014

AMD Develops Behemoth Chip with Sixteen Cores on Single Die. AMD  Steamroller  Bulldozer  x86  Excavator  Opteron
[12:59 pm]

AMD Has Sixteen-Core Steamroller-Based Processors in the Works


Thursday, January 16, 2014

AMD Sued for Overestimating Demand for “Llano” APUs. AMD  Llano  32nm  Globalfoundries  Fusion  Radeon  Trinity  Richland  Kaveri  Business
[1:53 pm]

Class-Action Filed Against AMD for Overestimated Adoption of Llano


Tuesday, January 14, 2014

ARM and UMC Team Up for Low-Cost 28nm Cortex-A7 Processor. ARM  UMC  Cortex  28nm
[12:29 pm]

ARM Develops Low-Cost Cortex-A7 Implementation to Be Made at UMC’s 28nm Node


Monday, January 13, 2014

Intel May Introduce First “Broadwell” Chips in Q3 – Report. Intel  Core  Broadwell  14nm  Haswell
[12:56 pm]

Intel’s Next “Broadwell” Processors May Emerge Earlier Than Expected


Wednesday, January 8, 2014

AMD’s Kaveri Chip Manufactured Using “APU-Optimized” Process Technology. AMD  Kaveri  Radeon  GCN  Steamroller  Fusion  28nm  Globalfoundries
[12:13 pm]

AMD Sacrificed High CPU Clock-Speeds to Build Better APU with Kaveri


Monday, January 6, 2014

AMD Finally Introduces “Kaveri” APU with “Steamroller” x86 Cores. AMD  Kaveri  Fusion  Steamroller  Radeon  GCN
[1:40 pm]

AMD: A10-7850K “Kaveri” Is 24% - 87% Faster Than Intel’s Core i5-4670K “Haswell”


Monday, December 30, 2013

AMD Will Reduce Focus on High-Performance Multi-Core Chips for Servers. AMD  ARM  ARMv8  Steamroller  Piledriver  Excavator  Sea Islands  Volcanic Islands  HSA  Radeon  GCN
[4:54 am]

New AMD Server Roadmap Reveals Company’s Server Plans for 2015


Wednesday, December 25, 2013

A Look Into 2014: Microprocessors. Intel  AMD  Core  Haswell  Kabini  Radeon  GCN  Puma  Jaguar  Airmont  Silvermont  ARM  Cortex  Samsung  Nvidia  Tesla  Kepler  Qualcomm  Snapdragon  Adreno  Fusion  28nm  20nm  Haswell-E  Haswell-EP  HEDT  Xeon  Vivante  OpenGL  OpenCL  DirectX  Vega  Po
[1:54 pm]

Predictions and Expectations for 2014


Thursday, December 19, 2013

Intel Readies 18-Core Xeon “Broadwell-EP” Microprocessors for Launch in 2015 – Report. Intel  Xeon  Broadwell  Haswell  Broadwell-EP  Haswell-EP  Broadwell-EX  Haswell-EX  DDR4
[1:10 pm]

Intel Speeds Up Xeon Roadmap to Bring In More Speed and Features