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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.

Qualcomm tackling faster LTE, but how fast is up for debate

Mobile device chips coming next year from Qualcomm will be able to use wide spectrum bands that carriers are beginning to patch together with new technology, but its lofty performance claims need to be taken with a grain of salt.

Qualcomm wants to bring 'brains' to smartphones, tablets

The company wants to load mobile devices with its Zeroth processor, which is being designed to mimic a human brain.

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AMD's 2014 mobile roadmap is built around low power, security logic

If you're interested in buying an AMD-based notebook or tablet in 2014, you'll need to know three code names: Kaveri, plus the new Beema and Mullins chips.

Prototype HDMIPi LCD monitor kit

Raspberry Pi inspires an LCD monitor effort on Kickstarter

The monitor, called the HDMIPi, will include an LCD panel that will show images at a resolution of 1280 by 800 pixels and could cost only $100.

Six reasons you still need a desktop PC

When it comes to productivity, power, and expandability, the old war horse still can't be beat.

Bay Trail chips to speed up Lenovo's next ThinkPad Tablet

The ThinkPad Tablet product line is based on the Windows OS, and the new, hopefully speedier, tablet will likely come with Windows 8.1, Lenovo said.

ARM servers with 64-bit Calxeda chips to ship next year

Low-power servers running on Calxeda's 64-bit ARM chip will be available a year from now, Calxeda said.