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Intel's Atom chip: can it take on ARM?

Intel will make a big splash at the CES trade show Jan. 6 showing its Atom chips running inside tablet computers and netbooks. But how well it can compete for...

Mac of the future: the CPU

What kinds of chips will power the Macs we'll be buying two from now? AnandTech's Anand Lal Shimpi makes some informed predictions.

Intel, Toshiba, Samsung team to shrink chip circuitry

Three big NAND flash competitors have formed an unlikely alliance to develop the smallest semiconductors in history.

Is the MacBook Air a peek into the future of laptops?

Much more than a "$999 netbook," the new MacBook Air might well be a harbinger of things to come in the world of mobile computing. Here's a look at three innovations to watch out for in future laptops.

Apple offers new MacBook Pro processor configuration

Apple on Thursday added a new processor option for its MacBook Pro line: a 2.8GHz Intel Core 2 Duo chip.

Intel attacking new markets with investments

Intel said manufacturing investments totaling $6 billion to $8 billion will help the company target new markets.

Intel posts increased profit, sees bright future

Intel reported an increase in quarterly profits on Tuesday, brushing off weakness in the consumer market and predicting "healthy worldwide demand for computing products."

iFixit takes apart Apple TV, catalogs innards

The inimitable folks at iFixit have disassembled the new version of the Apple TV and declare it to be surprisingly eco-friendly.

Tablet, phone app developers face multicore challenge

Writing apps for devices like tablets and smartphones could become challenging as mobile chips gain CPUs and hardware accelerators.

Intel pushes itself beyond the chip

CEO Paul Otellini kicked off the company's annual IDF conference by announcing that Intel is on track to ship a 22-nanometer processor in 2011.