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From smartphone to server room: Nvidia's "Kayla" shows the future of Tegra
Details on Windows 8 for ARM, plus a peek at Office 15

Google removes obstacle for Netflix (and more) on Samsung Chromebooks

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App developers that couldn’t enable their software to run on the latest Samsung Chromebook are now able to do so: Google added ARM architecture support on Tuesday to Native Client (NaCl), the solution that lets native applications run in the Chrome browser. Without this, the Samsung Chromebook, which runs on...
Google removes obstacle for Netflix (and more) on Samsung Chromebooks
Mac Pro Concept Imagines What A Pro Apple Desktop Would Look Like With ARM On Board

AMD Will Build 64-bit ARM based Opteron CPUs for Servers, Production in 2014

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Last year AMD officially became an ARM licensee, although the deal wasn't publicized at the time. Fast forward to June 2012 and we saw the first fruits of that deal: AMD announced it would integrate ARM's Cortex A5 core into its 2013 APUs to enable TrustZone support. Today comes...
AMD Will Build 64-bit ARM based Opteron CPUs for Servers, Production in 2014

Microsoft Explains Windows On ARM, The Latest Addition To The OS Family

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Ever since Steve Ballmer made that surprise announcement at CES 2011, there has been a lot of speculation about just how Microsoft would be bringing Windows to the ARM architecture. Would it be a whole separate line? Would it be compatible with old applications? Would it be cheaper? Many of...
Microsoft Explains Windows On ARM, The Latest Addition To The OS Family
Calxeda Raises $55 Million For ARM-Based, Low Powered Server Chips
Applied Micro's cloud chip is an ARM-based, switch-killing machine

Asus rumored to debut two new Android tablets at CES

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Image from Notebook Italia It appears Asus isn’t stopping with the Nexus 7 while arranging its 2013 roster of Android tablets. It’s rumored that the company will show off a pair of new tablets at next month’s CES in Las Vegas, shifting focus away from its 10-inch Transformer line...
Asus rumored to debut two new Android tablets at CES

The ARM-Powered Cloud Comes To OpenStack

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Apple uses the ARM architecture for its chip sets on its iPhones and tablets. Now we are seeing the first uses for ARM-powered architectures on servers to power cloud environments. Contributors to OpenStack have developed the first ARM powered OpenStack cloud as a zone in TryStack.org, the free sandbox for...
The ARM-Powered Cloud Comes To OpenStack

Seven Questions for ARM CEO Warren East

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It’s kind of hard these days to avoid an ARM chip. There’s probably five or more inside your mobile phone alone, a few in your car, some in your PC, and several more in places you wouldn’t think of it like your coffee maker. Things are good for ARM Holdings,...
Seven Questions for ARM CEO Warren East

MIPS sale and patent deal show how weird the chip world has become

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Two chip industry deals finalized Tuesday are further evidence that the old guard in the microprocessor industry is on the run. Imagination, the graphics processor IP company, has said it will acquire MIPS, the creator of an alternative architecture for the chips inside computers and embedded devices, in a deal...
MIPS sale and patent deal show how weird the chip world has become

Intel chief's striking confession

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Intel shunned ARM processors and played virtually no role in the smartphone revolution, but now Paul Otellini, Intel's CEO reveals Steve Jobs asked Intel to build the iPhone microprocessorCEO valedictions follow a well-known script: My work is done here, great team, all mistakes are mine, all good deeds are theirs,...
Intel chief's striking confession

A 7-inch Xbox Surface? Yes, this makes a ton of sense

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Back in June, hours before Microsoft unveiled its new Surface tablet computer, a series of apparent leaks pointed to the possibility that Microsoft was working on a 7-inch tablet called the Xbox Surface. As it turned out, that wasn’t what Microsoft announced at the time. But increasingly it’s looking like...
A 7-inch Xbox Surface? Yes, this makes a ton of sense
Former Apple CEO describes how the failure of Apple's MessagePad led to future mobile triumphs [video]

PlayStation win shows AMD shedding its singular focus on x86

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For those of us who remember AMD as the alternative to Intel in our desktops, or as the also-ran to Intel in servers, it’s time to think of the new AMD. Like a Beyonce dumping Destiny’s Child, the chipmaker is ditching its sole reliance on x86 and embracing new architectures...
PlayStation win shows AMD shedding its singular focus on x86

Intel CEO Shows Off the Lava Xolo Handset (Video)

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Chipmaker Intel finally has a win to call its own in the smartphone market. Earlier this week, it entered into a partnership with the Indian handset maker Lava to supply chips for the Xolo handset. And, naturally, Intel CEO Paul Otellini had one to show off during an appearance on...
Intel CEO Shows Off the Lava Xolo Handset (Video)
Mozilla says Microsoft won't allow rival browsers on ARM Windows desktop

Apple intern's thesis leaks secret project to port Mac OS X to ARM processors

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An academic paper written by a former Apple intern who now serves as a Core OS engineer at the company has revealed that it was working on a secret experiment to port Mac OS X Snow Leopard to the ARM architecture....
Apple intern's thesis leaks secret project to port Mac OS X to ARM processors

Intel’s smartphone: “The x86 power myth is finally busted.”

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“The x86 power myth is finally busted. While the X900 doesn’t lead in battery life, it’s competitive with the Galaxy S 2 and Galaxy Nexus… …If you’ve been expecting the first x86 smartphone to end up at the bottom of every battery life chart, you’ll be sorely disappointed. “ Intel’s...
Intel’s smartphone: “The x86 power myth is finally busted.”

Android performance boosted 30-100 percent by Linaro toolchain

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Linaro’s efforts have boosted Android’s performance, delivering an improvement of 30 to 100 percent in various benchmarks. They achieved these impressive gains by adapting Android 4 so that it could be built with their improved GCC toolchain. We first wrote about Linaro in 2010 when the non-profit organization was founded...
Android performance boosted 30-100 percent by Linaro toolchain

Samsung Buddies Up With Mozilla on New Browser Tech

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Here’s an odd pairing: Samsung and Mozilla are collaborating on a software project. The two companies said today that together they are developing a new browser engine for Android and the ARM architecture. Called “Servo,” the engine will be written in Mozilla’s new Rust programming language, optimized for multi-core computing...
Samsung Buddies Up With Mozilla on New Browser Tech
Why Broadcom wants to be the smarts in your next smartphone

Apple intern paper hints at full Mac OS X on ARM

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A paper written by a former Apple intern, and now Core OS engineer, has detailed Appleís attempts at getting a full version of Mac OS X to boot on an ARM processor, reports iMore. Initially subject to an embargo, but just recently published, the paper was written as part of...
Apple intern paper hints at full Mac OS X on ARM

NVIDIA teams up with Intellectual Ventures to buy 500 wireless patents

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Intellectual Ventures, the massive patent holding and licensing corporation, has partnered with processor maker NVIDIA to jointly acquire approximately 500 patents from wireless broadband prioneer IPWireless. The set of patents that was acquired was developed and owned by IPWireless, and the portfolio comprises hundreds of patents in the wireless communications...
NVIDIA teams up with Intellectual Ventures to buy 500 wireless patents
How the ARM architecture was born at Acorn Computers

The Engadget Interview: ARM's Lead Mobile Strategist James Bruce (video)

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Last week we got the chance to spend a few minutes with James Bruce, ARM's Lead Mobile Strategist, to chat about the company's past, present and future. We discussed the recent Cortex A50 announcement and ARM's broad history -- including key products like the Nokia 6110 and how the...
The Engadget Interview: ARM's Lead Mobile Strategist James Bruce (video)

Apple A6 Processor is a Custom Apple Design, Prioritizing Performance and Power Efficiency

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As part of their iPhone 5 announcement, Apple revealed that the new iPhone is powered by a new "A6" processor from Apple. The A6 is said to have twice the CPU power and twice the GPU power of the previous generation Apple A5 processor. Beyond that, however, Apple offered few...
Apple A6 Processor is a Custom Apple Design, Prioritizing Performance and Power Efficiency

ZTE, Intel's BFF, puts a new Atom chip in the Geek smartphone

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Last month Chinese handset maker ZTE announced a “strategic collaboration” with Intel, and this month the early fruits of that labor are here. At an Intel developer event in Beijing on Wednesday the ZTE Geek smartphone was unveiled and it’s the first handset to use Intel’s new 32 nm Atom Z2580...
ZTE, Intel's BFF, puts a new Atom chip in the Geek smartphone

Mozilla And Samsung Collaborate On Servo, Mozilla's Next-Gen Browser Engine For Tomorrow's Multicore Processors

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At first glance, this looks like an odd partnership: Mozilla just announced that it has recently begun collaborating with Samsung on Servo, its next generation browser engine. Mozilla Research started working on Servo as a research project in 2012. The new browser engine, which is still far away from being...
Mozilla And Samsung Collaborate On Servo, Mozilla's Next-Gen Browser Engine For Tomorrow's Multicore Processors
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