Chips and components

Intel starts taking the tablets

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Intel is finally starting to 'get' mobile with the release of Bay Trail Atom microprocessors. But it also needs to 'get' cheaper, argues Graeme Burton
09 Oct 2013

Oracle OpenWorld 2013: Quark chip can power enterprise internet of things, says Intel

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Sensor-based internet of things 'biggest inflection point in IT we’ve seen for years' says software and service VP
23 Sep 2013

Data centres don’t need air conditioning, says Facebook

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'Operators need to push the envelope harder,' says Open Compute guru Frankovsky
19 Sep 2013

Intel unveils Quark Atom microprocessors intended for wearable computing

New Quarks will be configurable with custom designs manufactured in either Intel's fabs or those of rivals
11 Sep 2013

AMD unveils new embedded chip strategy to cope with decline in PC sales

AMD microprocessors to be used in systems ranging from robots to airport control
10 Sep 2013

Korean researchers reveal printable, wearable tech that can be created simply by drawing

Flexible, organic materials can be mass-produced with integrated electronic components
30 Aug 2013

Taiwanese chip giants - MediaTek and MStar - gain Chinese clearance to merge

MediaTek to acquire MStar Semi in $3bn deal
28 Aug 2013

ARM buys Finnish 'internet of things' start-up Sensinode

Embedded is the future - ARM buys start-up Sensinode to drive into the 'internet of things'
27 Aug 2013

Don't use Windows 8 due to risk of 'back doors', warns German government

Use of Microsoft OS 'can have significant consequences on IT security' suggest leaked documents
22 Aug 2013

Intel plans to ratchet up mobile platform performance with 14-nanometre silicon

Intel to use latest manufacturing technology on forthcoming mobile and embedded systems
21 Aug 2013

Self-powered computer chip that 'forms a network out of thin air' revealed at University of Washington

Chip draws energy from Wi-Fi and TV signals in the air around it
19 Aug 2013

Intel Atom-based Prestigio MultiPhone - Review

How does one of the latest generation Intel Atom-based smartphones compare with its ARM rivals? Computing has got its hands on the new 'Intel Inside' Prestigio MultiPhone to see how its performance, battery life and all-round usability shape up
30 Jul 2013

ARM beats Imagination to provide graphics for Samsung's flagship Exynos 5 Octa

Samsung uses ARM Mali graphics processing in latest Exynos 5 in preference to Imagination's PowerVR
24 Jul 2013

Top 10 ways to keep your computer cool as the UK heats up

Having random crashes or other PC problems in the heat wave? Try our top cooling tips
18 Jul 2013

Intel revenues fall five per cent on desktop PC decline

New CEO Brian Krzanich promises to 'fight on the desktop, in the data centre, and the ultra-mobile market segment'
17 Jul 2013

Revised benchmark downgrades Intel Atom against ARM

Row over microprocessor benchmark's accuracy leads to 20 per cent downgrade for Intel Atom
15 Jul 2013

The future for Microsoft: behind Ballmer’s Build bluster

Steve Ballmer’s keynote at Build 2013 was a third-party sales tour de force, but it left a few loose ends dangling on the hardware front
09 Jul 2013

Top 10 PC, mobile and tablet stories of 2013 so far

The definitive breakdown of this year's hottest topics in the world of PC, laptop, mobile and tablet
21 Jun 2013

Google named in suspected fibre ‘tie-up’ with Colt managed IT services

Could Google Fiber Europe expansion soon be a reality?
18 Jun 2013

Crowdfunded Fairphone goes into production

New phone aims to draw attention to dire conditions in the electronics supply chain
10 Jun 2013

Intel reveals Haswell PC and server microprocessors

Intel claims reduced power consumption for next-generation PC and server processors
03 Jun 2013

'We expect to make money from Google Fiber' says Google

Fibre cable business due to widen beyond Kansas City network pilot project
31 May 2013

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 to deploy Intel CPU, according to report

Would mark a big win for Intel's mobile strategy
31 May 2013

AMD unwraps 'Kyoto' Opteron-X to take on Intel Atom in the microserver market

Opteron-X to take on Intel's Atom Centertons and Avotons - when they are released
29 May 2013