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Intel announces Atom X3 SoFIA, its new best hope for smartphone relevance

At Mobile World Congress, Intel unwraps details on its Atom chips—the X3, X5, and X7—which will appear in mobile devices later this year.

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AMD will skip Chromebooks until prices, features match better, CTO says

Mark Papermaster says AMD chips' graphics power isn't needed yet, but he also indicates a reluctance to win designs via deep discounting, as rival Intel can afford to do.

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AMD's Carrizo chip promises aggressive power savings, but not fanless PCs

AMD's new "Carrizo" notebook chip platform will offer one of the largest increases in overall PC battery life in all of AMD's history, executives say.

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Intel's tiny Curie wearable computer could go into jacket buttons

Intel's smallest ever wearable computer was almost invisible to the eye during a CES keynote.

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Intel's faster, battery-boosting 'Cherry Trail' Atom chips ship

Intel's 14nm chips for Android and Windows tablets are now shipping, promising next-generation improvements in performance and battery life.

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Intel: Many PC makers plan to skip desktop Broadwell PCs and wait for Skylake CPUs

Although Intel launches its Broadwell chip for notebooks and some desktops today, even Intel admits that in some cases PC makers may just pass it by.

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Intel brings next-gen 'Broadwell' processor tech to mainstream notebooks, desktops

The new chips will bring improved battery life and increased performance, as well as new technologies including wake-on-voice and better wireless capabilities.

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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.