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Obama announces semiconductor innovation hub

The new manufacturing institute will focus on bringing wide bandgap semiconductors to market.

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Intel slams brakes on plans for new chip factory

The chipmaker announced in 2011 plans to spend $5 billion on Fab 42

AMD shifts gaming rig focus from discrete CPUs to APUs with integrated graphics

AMD will bring integrated graphics processors in chips to gaming rigs

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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.

Neuromorphic chip at the University of Heidelberg, Germany

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.