AMD is assigning more resources to products with larger profit margins.
The company plans to start shipping the tablet during the second quarter of next year.
Worldwide shipments fell 1.7 percent from a year ago, beating IDC projections.
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Passengers probably still can't play Words with Friends during taxi or takeoff, though. Dommage.
Thanks to developments like Intel's Skylake platform, we'll soon use PCs like we do our phones: always on and always connected to the Internet.
Amazon's latest operating system is built on Android KitKat, though you'd hardly recognize it.
This latest flippable Yoga clone delivers solid performance for the price, but it's too heavy for hardcore travelers.
Dell's Venue 8 7000 tablet is just 6 millimeters thick, and has a 3D sensing camera
New form factors, price points, and a greater diversity of hardware partners make for fertile ground for PCs this holiday season, Microsoft says.