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AMD tackles thorny problem of laptop battery life

AMD will improve its chips' power consumption over the next 6 years, hoping for idle battery life in laptops of up to 50 hours.

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AMD aims for 25-fold boost in chip energy efficiency by 2020

The chipmaker claims that it can stay ahead of the Moore's Law efficiency curve by 70 percent over the next six years.

AMD wants to improve gaming in Linux and Steam boxes with its Mantle tools

AMD is getting requests from game developers to port its Mantle API to Linux.

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AMD's Lisa Su is now second in command

The struggling company is trying to create operational efficiency, making Lisa Su the chief operating officer.

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AMD unveils Kaveri, its first enthusiast-class mobile APUs, some with FX branding

The AMD FX-7600P and AMD FX-7500 will both have Radeon R7 Graphics.

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Latest AMD Radeon graphics drivers drop support for Windows 8.0

Users will need Microsoft's free Windows 8.1 update to get game-specific performance improvements.

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Tech issues hit Wolfenstein: The New Order PC players; here are some potential fixes

Low frame rates, texture pop-in and weird white screens run rampant, according to a several reports.

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AMD cuts Radeon R9 280 price as inflation woes die down

After a boom in cryptocurrency mining, AMD's GPU business gets back to normal.

Tear-free desktop gaming becomes a standard with DisplayPort Adaptive-Sync

Desktop PC monitors supporting the new standard could arrive in six to 12 months.

AMD finally embraces Android as it looks beyond Windows

The chip maker will bring native Android support to a 20-nm, 64-bit ARM processor next year