Intel says 1,000-core processor is possible

Intel says 1,000-core processor is possible

An experimental Intel Corp. chip shows the feasibility of building processors with 1,000 cores, an Intel researcher has asserted.The architecture...

November 22nd, 2010 joab jackson

Intel opens first chip manufacturing plant in China

Intel opens first chip manufacturing plant in China

Intel Corp. announced the opening of its first ever chip manufacturing facility in Asia on Tuesday, in Dalian, China.The US$2.5...

October 26th, 2010 Dan Nystedt

Weak server chip shipments on the horizon, analysts say

Weak server chip shipments on the horizon, analysts say

The server market is showing signs of weakening, which could lead to a downturn in server chip shipments, further affecting...

September 27th, 2010 Agam Shah

Intel releases faster dual-core Atom netbook processor

Intel releases faster dual-core Atom netbook processor

Intel Corp. on Monday released a dual-core Atom N550 processor, which the company says will bring improved application and graphics...

August 24th, 2010 Agam Shah

Intel

Intel

The most surprising aspect of Intel Corp.’s purchase of McAfee Inc. on Thursday was how well the company kept the acquisition a...

August 20th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

IBM releases new Power7 servers for mid-market

IBM releases new Power7 servers for mid-market

IBM Corp. has released new Power7-based 700-series servers primarily for the mid-market, including one high-end and four low-end servers. The...

August 17th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

TI to ship dual-core chip for smart phones by year end

TI to ship dual-core chip for smart phones by year end

Texas Instruments on Monday said it will start shipping a new dual-core chip for devices like smart phones and tablets...

August 10th, 2010 Agam Shah

Intel unveils new server chip with 32 cores

Intel unveils new server chip with 32 cores

Intel Corp. announced a new 32-core server chip based on a new high-performance computing server architecture that mixes general x86...

May 31st, 2010 Agam Shah

AMD launches 12-core Magny-Cours chip

AMD launches 12-core Magny-Cours chip

Based on an improved architecture, the Opteron 6000 series chips perform up to two times the level of AMD’s previous...

March 29th, 2010 Kathleen Lau