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AMD announces Trinity APUs: superb graphics, improved CPU

AMD is launching a new generation of A-series accelerated processing units, which include improved Piledriver CPU cores.

AMD's new desktop chips make overclocking affordable

Advanced Micro Devices says that the processors are faster and cheaper than competitive Intel chips

Chip manufacturing race between Intel, ARM tightening

GlobalFoundries is making manufacturing technology advances that could help it catch up with Intel's manufacturing process by 2014.

Laptops 2018: How future clamshells will respond to the touch revolution

PC manufacturers, chip makers and analysts predict the future of our mobile workhorses.

Choose the Right Graphics Card: 2012 Edition

GPUs today are more than just gaming accelerators. They speed up a wide range of applications, and this guide helps you pick the best match for your needs.

AMD's New FirePro Processors Include CPUs and GPUs

The new processors are targeted at media and engineering professionals.

Microsoft Surface and Windows Phone 8 Events, Youtube Blocks MP3 Transcoding Sites, AMD's New GPU

PCWorld Editors cover all the Microsoft news of the week, plus the new Radeon HD 7970

AMD Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition Review

AMD updates the original Radeon HD 7970 with a higher core clock speed, the ability to briefly boost core clocks, and faster memory. But can it catch up with Nvidia's hot new GTX 680? We put AMD's latest high-end card to the test.

AMD Adds ARM Processor as It Looks Beyond x86

Starting next year, AMD chips will integrate ARM's Cortex-A5 processor with TrustZone security technology.

Radeon HD 7770 Review: Bare Minimum for Serious Gamers

Not every PC game enthusiast can spend $250 or more on a graphics card. If your budget is tight and your case has the room, this GPU is the least you should buy.