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AMD's Kaveri chips bring computing, graphics closer in function and name

AMD announces that its "Kaveri" CPUs with integrated graphics are now available for pre-order. But AMD execs also say computing and graphics are blurring into one another.

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iPhone graphics chip designer adds more oomph to GPUs

Imagination says its new line of PowerVR CPUs are 50 percent faster than their predecessors.

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Microsoft quietly upgrades the Surface Pro 2's processor

We can rebuild it. We have the technology.

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2013 in Review: Our nine best videos of the year

We've chronicled everything from 3D printing to Steve Ballmer's impending retirement. Find out what other videos made our list of favorites for 2013.

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Bringing brains to computers

Silicon brains will create new computers that can use the human brain as a model to make decisions.

AppliedMicro offers first development kit with 64-bit ARM server chip

AppliedMicro's $5,000 MyX-Gene development board will ship to system makers, software partners before solo developers.

ARM targets mobile gaming with Geomerics acquisition

ARM wants to boost its presence in the fast-growing mobile gaming industry.

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Qualcomm debuts 64-bit Snapdragon; future chips all will have LTE

Qualcomm launched its 64-bit Snapdragon 410 processor Monday, which paves the way for a new generation of complex apps and mobile operating systems.

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Intel aims at enterprise, carrier networks with faster silicon

The Highland Forest platform gets faster compression, encryption and deep-packet inspection.

Intel expands contract manufacturing to broader segment of customers

Intel’s manufacturing facilities are considered the most advanced in the industry.