Intel’s Nehalem desktop chips to be called Core i7

Intel’s Nehalem desktop chips to be called Core i7

The high-end desktop versions of Intel's Nehalem processor family will carry the Core i7 moniker when they are released later...

August 10th, 2008 Sumner Lemon

Senior VP, Technology research, Harris/Decima

Senior VP, Technology research, Harris/Decima

With chip and PIN contactless technology set to hit widespread adoption by 2010, industry watchers are advising merchants to look...

July 28th, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

Fujitsu climbs a volcano in pursuit of more reliable chips

Fujitsu climbs a volcano in pursuit of more reliable chips

TOKYO - The top of a dormant volcano in Hawaii might seem like an unlikely place to work on improving...

April 29th, 2008 Martyn Williams

Chipmaker improves its PHY

Chipmaker improves its PHY

As rack densities increase, server and switch makers are under pressure to do something to control space and heat. Chipmaker...

April 13th, 2008 Howard Solomon

HPC firms need energy efficiency, too

HPC firms need energy efficiency, too

High-performance computing centres are the Indy cars of the technology industry: built for speed and little else. Let the other...

February 19th, 2008 Robert Mullins

Coming soon: low-power AMD processor

Coming soon: low-power AMD processor

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. has announced a delay in the availability of two Phenom processors but will ship the 9100E...

January 14th, 2008 Sharon Gaudin

AMD opens second Bangalore-based facility

AMD opens second Bangalore-based facility

AMD has outgrown its Indian R&D centre, and has opened a second facility for its team of chip engineers based...

November 29th, 2007 Sumner Lemon

Sun launches first x86 quad-core servers

Sun launches first x86 quad-core servers

Adding spark to its Sun Fire line on servers, Sun Microsystems Inc. is expected to announce its first x86-based quad-core...

September 25th, 2007 Agam Shah

European PC buyers should win from falling US dollar

European PC buyers should win from falling US dollar

The declining value of the U.S. dollar should allow PC vendors to offer bargains to people living in the euro...

September 20th, 2007 Dan Nystedt