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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.

Samsung Unveils The New X125 And X180 Thin Netbooks

07/28/2010, Samsung has recently released two new thin and light netbooks, which are the Samsung X125, which is currently available for pre-order over in the UK, and the Samsung X180, which is already available in Korea. Details on the X125 include:

OpenGL 4.1 graphics library released

07/26/2010, The Khronos Group has just announced the final specifications of OpenGL 4.1, the open graphics library used mainly for CAD and Mobile apps (OpenGL ES). With version 4.1, OpenGL finally catches up -and go beyond- the DirectX 11 specifications. OpenGL can...

Coby 13-inch AMD-powered Netbook Visits The FCC

07/21/2010, While Coby generally manufactures low-end audio/video accessories, the company seems that it wants to have a piece of the netbook pie too, as its NBPC1330 netbook has paid a visit to the FCC, and features a rather large 13.3-inch LCD display. Pricing or...

MSI 14-inch AMD-powered CX410 Notebook

06/15/2010, MSI has introduced its latest notebook computer, the 14-inch CX410. This notebook differs slightly from the usual Intel notebooks as it is powered by AMD’s Vision platform and sports a dual-core AMD Athlon II processor. Pricing or release date...

ASUS Eee PC 1201K Powered By AMD Geode Processor

06/09/2010, It seems like Asus is introducing an Eee PC netbook every other day, and next up is the Asus Eee PC 1201K. While most sport more or less the same specifications, this one comes with an AMD Geode NX 1750 processor, which should help keep the price low....

Gateway LT2203 is an Acer Aspire One 521 in disguise

05/25/2010, Just in case the Gateway LT2203 looks familiar, that is because it is a mere rebrand of the Acer Aspire One 521. After all, Acer owns the Gateway brand, and won’t mind shipping out a similar netbook over and over, with the Packard Bell brand being...

Google Announces WebM Video Format At Google I/O

05/19/2010, When Google purchased a company called On2 a while back, many folks expected the search engine giant to open-source the VP8 video codec that came bundled with the company. Seems like those predictions were true, as Google has announced its new format...

Lenovo IdeaPad U165 comes with AMD processors inside

05/17/2010, Lenovo’s new IdeaPad U165 will ship with AMD processors within, but we are still in the dark as to the kind of low power AMD chips that will see action inside. We do know that Lenovo has taken the step to group the notebook with the IdeaPad U160 on...

Dell Inspiron M301z spotted, runs on AMD Nile-class processor

05/16/2010, It looks like Dell has done AMD good with their latest Inspiron M301z which will be powered by AMD’s recently announced Nile-class of processors, starting with a price point of $999 while boasting a 1.3GHz dual-core Athlon II Neo K325 processor...

Dell Introduces Its New Studio XPS 7100 Line Of Desktop Computers

05/16/2010, While many people are opting to purchase a laptop over a desktop computer nowadays, it’s easy to forget that we often need a desktop for some serious work. Fortunately Dell doesn’t seem to have any intention of letting us lose sight of that,...

Toshiba Satellite Pro Line Beefed Up With Core i3 And i5 Processors

05/13/2010, Toshiba has just announced its latest line of Satellite Pro models that are powered by Intel’s Core i3 and i5 processors, or a dual-core AMD Athlon II processor. Updated models include the 15.6-inch C650/C650D, L650/650D, the 13.3-inch L630 and the...

AMD unveils details on Nile platform range of processors

05/12/2010, AMD aims to tease the masses by rolling out more details on their Nile platform range of processors, where initial in-house tests show that the new platform will offer a 22% performance increase and 36% increase in 3DMark06 scores compared to the older...

HP Pavilion DM1 gets new AMD processors

05/06/2010, It seems that the new AMD processors that will see action in the HP Pavilion DM1 would be those from the 45nm mould, and not similar to the ones found in the ThinkPad X100e series. It will retain the similar chassis which is the one used by the HP Mini...