Intel has turned to competitor ARM to use Mali graphics in its new Atom X3 chip for low-cost smartphones
Microsoft opens up the smartphone edition of Windows 10 to x86 chips, breaking ARM exclusivity.
The Snapdragon 820 chips will be for premium mobile devices, and test units will ship in the second half
MediaTek's new Helio X10 processor could bring 64-bit ARM CPUs and 4K video to Chromebooks
MediaTek says that on paper its MT8173 chip can outperform any other chip on the market
A new smartwatch chip platform paves the way for cellular connectivity and NFC, but promises longer battery life and breezier wireless charging in the meantime.
Carrizo promises big gains in power efficiency and better graphics, according to AMD
Eventually, the conventional ways of manufacturing silicon chips will run out of steam. According to Intel researchers speaking at the ISSCC conference this week, however, we still have headroom.
Qualcomm's next Snapdragon 620 and 618 are 64-bit smartphone chips using ARM's new Cortex-A72 CPU core.
The UEFI firmware that boots up your PC is a closed, proprietary blob of code—and you can't change it out even if you wanted to. Here's why.