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AMD's next-gen Kaveri chip due in January

AMD announces a ship date and some basic specs for the next-gen Kaveri chip, the company's first chip built on its HSA architecture.

AMD's new $399 R9 290 GPU continues premium graphics price-drop trend

AMD's new R9 290 graphics card shaves a bit of performance, but a lot of price. Your move, Nvidia.

Samsung Ativ Book 9 Lite review: It's like a laptop for your Galaxy phone

Unless you intend to take full advantage of Samsung's SideSync technology, you'll find far better notebooks on the market.

AMD R7 and R9 roadmap

Carried by consoles, AMD returns to profitability

Although AMD's PC businesses are floundering, sales of its semi-custom chips for game consoles boosted the processor maker out of the red during the third quarter.

Dell Inspiron 2350

Dell Inspiron 2350 review: Haswell CPU plus AMD discrete graphics equals one strong AIO

Dell shows that that all-in-ones can deliver both looks and strong performance.

Valve: AMD-based Steam Machines are also en route

Valve Software and AMD confirm that Steam Machine game consoles using AMD processors will arrive next year.

Acer V5 review: Sexy-looking V5-552G-X414 is only a competent performer

The V5-552G is an all-purpose, 15-inch laptop with a handsome design as well as decent everyday performance and gaming. But the odd-feeling touchpad click mechanism irks.

MSI Radeon R9 280X video card review: AMD teaches an old GPU some new tricks

It's basically a Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition, with some new features and a compelling price tag.

What's behind Origin PC's decision to so publicly dump AMD video cards?

Yes, the custom builders at Origin PC just had a public breakup with AMD, but other PC makers—curiously—aren't suffering from the same issues Origin claims to have encountered.

Steam Controller

Valve's prototype Steam Machines skip AMD for Nvidia

Valve Software has revealed that 300 lucky beta testers will receive Steam Machines in a variety of configurations -- all based upon Nvidia graphics hardware.