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Intel Ready to Start D1X Oregon Fab Expansion

Intel Plans Oregon Expansion For 2019 Last year, Intel announced plans for major fab expansions. At the time, the company revealed that 3 locations were going to see the new ...

February 15, 2019 at 8:11 am by
Standard and New IGP-Free Intel 9th Gen CPUs Costs the Same

Intel Core i5 9400F Might Come With Thermal Paste

Intel Mixes Thermal Paste With Solder For 9400F With the new generation of 9th Gen Coffee Lake CPUs, Intel has introduced two often called for features. One is the return of ...

February 12, 2019 at 8:00 am by

Intel Finally Kills Itanium, IA-64 May Soon Follow

Intel Will Discontinue Itanium in 2021 Over the past decade, most of the computing world has moved to 64bit CPUs. In the x86 space, there were two main competitors to reach ...

February 4, 2019 at 7:12 am by

AMD Amends Wafer Supply Agreement With GlobalFoundries

AMD Secures Changes to Wafer Supply Agreement In their latest Q4 2018 earnings report, AMD provided a number of updates for the company. One of the ongoing issues is the Wafer ...

February 4, 2019 at 6:52 am by
TSMC Announces Wafer-on-Wafer 3D Stacking Technology

TSMC Fab 14 B Contamination May Hit Nvidia and AMD

TSMC Loses 10,000 Wafers to Contamination As the biggest third-party fab, TSMC supplies the chips for a large portion of the silicon market. Due to their market dominance, any ...

January 29, 2019 at 6:50 am by

Intel Prepping Low Power 35W Core i9 9990T CPU

Intel Packs 8 Cores Into 35W CPU With the mainstream CPU core counts creeping up, the low power models have to follow suit as well. Since there are now 8 cores for the ...

January 28, 2019 at 6:47 am by

AMD Releases Radeon Software 19.1.2 Beta Drivers

AMD Brings Resident Evil 2, Tropico 6 and Anthem Support AMD has been really quick with their drivers lately. Earlier in the month, the company released their first driver for ...

January 26, 2019 at 8:48 am by

AMD Releases Radeon Software 19.1.1 With WHQL Certification

AMD Certifies 19.1.1 as WHQL Earlier in the month, AMD released their first driver for the year. Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.1.1 promised to bring improved ...

January 22, 2019 at 6:43 am by
TSMC

TSMC’s 7nm Largest Share of Firm Revenue

TSMC Sees Strong 7nm Uptake As we head into 2019, TSMC is set to lead the way with the latest process nodes. Along with Samsung, the company is leading the way forward with ...

January 21, 2019 at 6:37 am by

Windows 10 Will Soon Reserve 7GB For Future Updates

Windows 10 Will Set Aside 7GB of Reserved Storage Back in 2015, Microsoft revamped their operating system product with Windows 10. Breaking with the previous service pack ...

January 14, 2019 at 6:23 am by

AMD Shows Off Ryzen 3 and Zen 2 at CES Keynote

AMD Will Bring Ryzen 3000 With Zen 2 in Mid 2019 During their CES keynote today, AMD revealed their new Radeon VII graphics card. Beyond the new Vega 2 GPU, the company also ...

January 10, 2019 at 6:31 am by

AMD Unveils New Radeon VII Vega GPU

AMD Debuts World’s First 7nm GPU Back in 2017, AMD launched their current Vega graphics architecture. As 5th generation Graphics Core Next, the new designs brought new ...

January 10, 2019 at 2:47 am by
AMD Launches the Ryzen 5 2500X and Ryzen 3 2300X CPUs

AMD May Not Be Using Chiplets For Ryzen 3000

  AMD May Be Reserving Chiplets for EPYC and HEDT Late last year, AMD unveiled their new designs for 2019 and forwards. Chief among them was the new Rome platform for the ...

January 7, 2019 at 6:50 am by

IBM Chooses Samsung 7nm For POWER and z CPUs

IBM Will Use Custom Samsung 7nm Process Despite all the focus on ARM and x86, there are other alternate CPU architectures. One of the biggest ones is IBM’s POWER and z ...

January 6, 2019 at 7:48 pm by

Microsoft Looking Into Magnetic USB-C Charger

Microsoft Files Patent for Magnetic USB-C Charger When it comes to mobile devices, one of the common troubles is charging. Due to the extended length of cable, it’s ...

January 6, 2019 at 2:22 am by

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