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Microsoft Reveals Technical Details on Xbox One APU
Aug 29, 2013 - in News
It's a massive chip, measuring 363 square millimeters.
AMD's Xbox One Deal Valued at $3+ Billion USD
May 29, 2013 - in News
AMD is making big bucks off the Xbox One alone.
Rumored Next-Generation Xbox Specs Float About
Jan 22, 2013 - in News
Said to be powered by 8-core 1.6GHz processor and 8 GB of RAM.
Microsoft Hints Next Xbox Reveal Date; CPU Rumors Emerge
Jan 3, 2013 - in News
Major Nelson is teasing gamers with a countdown timer. Meanwhile, another report suggests that chip production began on December 31, 2012.
John Carmack: Next-Gen Consoles Will Still Target 30fps
Dec 25, 2012 - in News
id Software's John Carmack still thinks next-generation console gaming will be limited to 30fps.
Microsoft Already Working on Surface RT/Pro 2, Surface Book?
Dec 3, 2012 - in News
Rumor has it that Microsoft is currently working on the Surface RT and Surface Pro sequels along with a Surface "Book" form factor.
Windows 8: Does AMD's Bulldozer Architecture Benefit?
Oct 30, 2012 - in Reviews
Shortly after AMD's Bulldozer architecture launched, AMD had us anticipating a couple of hotfixes that were supposed to improve FX-8150's performance. But Windows 8 was the ultimate goal. Now that the operating system is out, does it help FX-8150?
Intel Reportedly Battles Atom Clover Trail Drivers
Oct 8, 2012 - in News
Intel is apparently being blamed for a delay of Clover Trail Windows 8 tablets.
Xbox 720 Could Be Delayed, Rumor Suggests
Sep 7, 2012 - in News
Microsoft's next-generation Xbox is apparently dealing with chip production yield issues.
Report: The Wintel Era is Finally Declining
Sep 6, 2012 - in News
Intel and Microsoft may not have always played nice with each other over the last 25 years, but there is no doubt the alliance between the two has defined the PC era spanning over two decades.
Nvidia, Epic Bring Unreal Engine 3 to Windows RT
Aug 29, 2012 - in News
Epic has ported Unreal Engine 3 to the Windows 8 and Windows RT environment. Was there any doubt it would eventually happen?
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Jul 21, 2012 - in News
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Analyst Concerned About Microsoft, Intel on China Weakness
Jul 16, 2012 - in News
Microsoft seems a natural companion for the growing concern surrounding PC sales. If PC sales stagnate, Microsoft is more than likely affected, given the fact that Windows accounts for about 36 percent of the company's revenue.
Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC
Jul 12, 2012 - in News
Seemingly backing up the recent Xbox 720 documents, a patent describes a dual-system console that can be customized like a PC.
Microsoft Announces Two New Microsoft Surface Tablets
Jun 18, 2012 - in News
The mystery has been solved! Or should we say revealed?
Xbox 720: 6x Performance Increase, Kinect 2, 3D, 1080p
Jun 18, 2012 - in News
A leaked document has provided us with a heap of information about the upcoming Xbox 720.
LIVE BLOG: AFDS 2012 Keynote 2 - Gaikai, SRS, Microsoft
Jun 13, 2012 - in News
We're live here in Bellevue, WA bringing you live updates of the latest from AMD and its partners.
AMD Shows Off 11.6-inch Windows 8 Tablet Prototype
Jun 7, 2012 - in News
Watch out Intel and ARM.
Rumor: Xbox 720 to Have 'Ridiculously Powerful' 16-Core CPU
Apr 12, 2012 - in News
Next Xbox Rumored to get Two GPUs, Hexacore CPU
Apr 3, 2012 - in News
Microsoft reportedly provided details of the next-generation Xbox to close partners.
Windows 8 on ARM Heading To Devs Soon, Claims Sources
Jan 30, 2012 - in News
Sources claim that Windows on ARM is now stable and gearing up for a release to developers soon.
Opinion: 10 Technologies That Need to Deliver in 2012
Jan 17, 2012 - in News
As 2011 is well behind us, we are looking back at a year of massive successes as well as some catastrophic failures, we are noticing a gateway to opportunity for some interesting products and technologies.
Scientists Propose Kinect-like 3D Camera for Cellphones
Jan 9, 2012 - in News
Gesture recognition is widely seen as a technology that could succeed touch input on a variety of computing devices, but the only successful mainstream device we have seen in this area is Microsoft's Kinect.
Opinion: The 10 Most Influential People in IT of 2011
Jan 2, 2012 - in News
Can you guess who made the list?
The 5 Most Intriguing Patent Applications of 2011
Dec 31, 2011 - in News
These are the 2011 patent applications you should be aware of.
Windows 7 Hotfix Promises AMD Bulldozer Performance Boost
Dec 16, 2011 - in News
Microsoft has quietly issued a Knowledge Base article that promises greater performance of AMD Bulldozer processors under Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2.
Toshiba, Samsung and Lenovo Leading Windows on ARM
Dec 5, 2011 - in News
Microsoft has instructed Nvidia, Quaslcomm and Texas Instruments to choose two partners for Windows on ARM products.
Microsoft Receives Quantum Computing Patent
Nov 11, 2011 - in News
Microsoft filed a patent for "quantum computational systems" back in 2009 and received confirmation by the USPTO yesterday.
How Windows 8 Will Deal With Tons of CPU Cores
Nov 6, 2011 - in News
Windows 8 will be more hard"core" with multiple cores.
InfiniTV 4 USB Turns a PC Into Cable Set-Top Box
Oct 27, 2011 - in News
The InfiniTV 4 USB device is out to replace your cable box using Media Center on Windows 7.