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Pedal to the Metal: Inside Apple's new graphics technology

Metal may have had one of the most eye-catching demos at WWDC, but Guy English explains exactly what the new graphics system means for users.

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What is Crystalwell?

The Haswell processors in the 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro have a feature called Crystalwell. It's a part of the integrated graphics subsystem that can have a positive effect on performance.