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AMD, also known as Advanced Micro Devices, is a semiconductor company based in Sunnyvale, California. The company was founded on May 1, 1969 by a group of ex-Fairchild Semiconductor executives. AMD's products include microprocessors, motherboard chipsets, embedded processors, and graphics processors for servers, workstations and personal computers. The company also offers embedded systems applications. Currently, AMD is the second-largest supplier of x86 architecture-based microprocessors and one of the largest GPU suppliers in the world.

AMD introduces Radeon HD 6990M mobile GPU

07/12/2011, For those who started gaming later on, it might seem as though it has been time immemorial since AMD and NVIDIA started slugging it out (with the former under the guise of ATI, of course) when it comes to conquering the GPU scene. Well, the position for...

AMD E-450 processor is in the pipeline

07/07/2011, AMD might be in the shadow of Intel most of the time, having hardly taken the upper hand in its semiconductor tussles with its rival, but that does not mean AMD does not churn out quality products. No sir, otherwhise, how else could the company last all...

CyberPower gaming PC debuts with AMD A-Series

07/05/2011, CyberPower’s latest gaming PC will run on the AMD A-Series which will boast of all new APUs (Accelerated Processing Units). To put it a more plain manner, you will see it being integrated with the CPU alongside the fastest onboard GPU and memory...

HAMDAS-R robot debones 500 pork ham thighs per hour with X-rays

06/28/2011, Robots are slowly but surely creeping into various aspects of our everyday life, including the workspace. Well, it seems that soon the job of deboning raw meat in freezing temperatures might be handed over to robots – after all, the HAMDAS-R has...

HP New Notebooks Lineup with AMD

06/13/2011, HP is launching an update of its business and consumer notebooks featuring the new AMD A-series “APU” (Accelerating Processing Unit) that combines a quad-core CPU (A6 and A8 – A4 dual-core) and a discreet-class GPU on the same dye. According to...

AMD A-Series Processor: Just Launched

06/13/2011, AMD  has just announced its A-Series of Accelerated Processing Units (APU), which is a quad-core* X86 processor (CPU) with a discrete-class graphics processor (GPU) in the same chip. The A-Series aims at competing with Intel in the entry-level market by...

Acer Aspire G3100 Predator on sale

04/29/2011, Acer has just lifted the curtains off their new gaming PC and boy does it look sexy. Called the Aspire G3100 Predator, this AMD-powered PC is designed to make running games a breeze and lets you look stylish while doing it. The G3100 Predator packs a...

Acer Iconia Tab W500 tablet on sale today

04/21/2011, Acer’s latest tablet, the Iconia Tab W500 is now available for sale now in North America. Designed for folks looking for a tablet but don’t want to be constrained by tablet operating systems such as Android or iOS, the Windows 7-powered tablet...

iBUYPOWER releases trio of gaming cards from AMD stable

04/20/2011, iBUYPOWER is no stranger when it comes to churning out gaming machines for the masses, and their past track record have been rather impressive to say the least. Well, the company has just announced a trio of new systems that will come with the powerful...

MSI ships out new AMD APU-powered computer and laptop

03/24/2011, MSI has just announced the release of two new AMD APU-powered computers – the Wind Top AE2050, an all-in-one PC; and the CR650, a notebook. The MSI CR650 notebook packs a 15.6″ Display, an AMD dual-core processor E-350 with AMD Radeon HD6310...

China Aims to Sell Homegrown CPUs To The World, Eventually

03/09/2011, After coming up with its own DVD-like standard, China has set for itself the goal of selling its own CPU design to the world, but it might take 20 years before Chinese processor technology can match the best stuff on the market – currently produced...

AMD G-Series could be named UnFuse

03/01/2011, AMD G-Series: The goal for removing the graphics from the G-Series is to make it even lower power than the already low-power E-Series

AMD unimpressed by Intel’s Thunderbolt

03/01/2011, Intel recently released their new standard for device communication called Thunderbolt last week. It left a lot of people impressed with its high data transfer speeds (10 gigabits per second – double the speed of USB 3.0). But Intel’s rivals in...

Asus Eee PC 1015B running on AMD Fusion

01/10/2011, The Asus Eee PC 1015B could very well be the smaller brother to the Eee PC 1215B, as this little puppy that could is running on the AMD Fusion platform, sporting a 1.6GHz dual core AMD 350 processor alongside AMD Radeon HD graphics – now how about...