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Intel wants to put the smart into your smartwatch with data, analytics and chips

Intel may be late to the IoT game but it's working hard to catch up, emphasizing its data centers and analytics offerings as much as its chips.

Intel plunks down billions to expand in mobile market

Intel's $1.6 billion investment in a Chengdu plant will help it regain complete control of manufacturing mobile chips.

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ARM technology in Apple's A7, A8 chips gets an upgrade

ARM says first test chips based on the ARMv8.1-A architecture will come out in the second half of next year.

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AMD reveals high-end 'Carrizo' APU, the first chip to fully embrace audacious HSA tech

On Thursday, AMD revealed details of the system-on-a-chip that will succeed its "Kaveri" enthusiast integrated processor.

Intel says its supercomputing chips won't suffer Larrabee's fate

Meet Intel's latest accelerator for supercomputers, code-named Knights Hill. It's the latest generation of the Xeon Phi line, which Intel says it's committed to.

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Stealthy startup Soft Machines launches virtual CPU cores that trounce traditional processors

Backed by a who's who list of big names in the chip industry, startup Soft Machines is launching a chip that spreads workloads out over a CPU's cores.

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With chip fabs gone, IBM's hardware future will be in high-end design

After selling chip-making operations to GlobalFoundries, IBM will focus on designing faster chips and Watson-like computers

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Intel earnings show revenue gains in notebooks, Internet of Things

Intel says it shipped more than 100 million microprocessors for the first time. The good news for consumers? Hard-won price battles mean cheaper products for you and me.

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AMD names Lisa Su to replace Rory Read as CEO, continue diversification strategy

Struggling chip maker AMD named chief operating officer Lisa Su as its next chief executive. As CEO, Su will continue the diversification strategy Read put in place, she said.

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Qualcomm shows its Snapdragon 810 in action

The brief demonstration shows that Qualcomm thinks HD graphics will set it apart from rivals.