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Joel Hruska / ExtremeTech:
Apple says A10 Fusion chip is 40% faster than A9 due to two high efficiency and two high performance cores, and 6-core GPU is 50% faster than A9's GPU   —  Apple announced the iPhone 7 today, along with its A10 microprocessor.  We'll have to wait a bit to see how the new CPU compares with the A9 …
Sep 7, 2016, 6:15 PMIn context
Joel Hruska / ExtremeTech:
Apple's slow Mac refresh cycle is mostly driven by the low rate of improvements in the PC hardware today   —  Most of Apple's product lines are severely overdue for a refresh.  Apart from the recently refreshed MacBook, many of the company's Mac products are well over a year old.
Aug 7, 2016, 2:05 PMIn context
Joel Hruska / ExtremeTech:
Qualcomm formally launches Snapdragon 820, claims it consumes 30% less power over 810, expects devices to ship with it in first half of 2016   —  Qualcomm formally launches the Snapdragon 820 SoC: Here's what you need to know  —  Today, Qualcomm formally launched the Snapdragon 820 …
Nov 14, 2015, 11:35 AMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / ExtremeTech:
Sony announces support for Android M developer preview on select Xperia devices   —  Running the latest version of Android before it's officially released usually requires a Nexus device and the bravery to flash a developer preview image created by Google, but Sony is now offering an alternative.
Jun 22, 2015, 5:20 PMIn context
Joel Hruska / ExtremeTech:
AMD denies rumor that it's mulling breakup or spinoff   —  Rumors about AMD's breakup or acquisition by various companies are common, but they don't often come from the likes of Reuters.  According to the news agency, AMD is once-again mulling a breakup or spinoff.
Jun 21, 2015, 4:25 PMIn context
Joel Hruska / ExtremeTech:
How Moore's Law has been reinvented over the last 50 years, becoming cultural shorthand for innovation itself   —  Moore's Law is dead, long live Moore's Law  —  Moore's Law turns 50 this coming week — making this an opportune time to revisit Gordon Moore's classic prediction …
Apr 17, 2015, 1:40 AMIn context
Joel Hruska / ExtremeTech:
Intel quietly launches 14nm Braswell, Bay Trail's successor   —  Intel has quietly launched its first 14nm Braswell cores this week.  These new 14nm chips are the successor to Intel's 22nm Bay Trail-D (meaning the Celeron / Pentium flavor of Bay Trail) and will target ultra-mobile systems and low-end desktop PCs.
Mar 31, 2015, 11:50 PMIn context
Joel Hruska / ExtremeTech:
Qualcomm's cognitive compute processors are coming to Snapdragon 820   —  Most of the time, when we talk about Qualcomm, we talk about the company's Snapdragon line of processors or its LTE modems (back when those were branded separately).  Qualcomm powers a huge slice of the Android smartphone …
Mar 2, 2015, 6:50 PMIn context
Sebastian Anthony / ExtremeTech:
Western Digital unveils world's first 10TB hard drive: Helium-filled, shingled recording   —  In what can only be described as the hard drive equivalent of Game of Thrones, Western Digital's HGST has announced the world's first 10-terabyte hard drive: the helium-filled Ultrastar He10.
Sep 11, 2014, 8:15 AMIn context
James Plafke / ExtremeTech:
Intel's NUC 2.0 expected in 2015 with Broadwell and Braswell processors, support for 4K output   —  Intel's NUC 2.0 leaks: The next unit of Steam Machines and home theater PCs  —  Thanks in large part to the Raspberry Pi, mini PCs are all the rage these days.
Aug 25, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context

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