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AMD Expands Developer Center Support Services for 64-bit Apps
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10/30/2003   Post a comment
The company has enhanced both in-lab and "virtually there" development using secure VPN and Remote Desktop Terminal Services. Platforms supported include the beta of Windows XP 64-Bit Edition for 64-Bit Extended Systems, the beta of Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition for 64-Bit Extended Systems and the next version of Windows, code named "Longhorn."
WSTS revises forecast for stronger chip market growth
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10/29/2003   Post a comment
With the threat from Sars retreating for now, the World Semiconductor Trade Statistics organization sees double-digit percentage growth year-on-year for the worldwide market from 2003 through 2005. The personal computing, wireless communications and digital consumer sectors are driving the current upturn. From Brussels, Peter Clarke reports.
Condor Engineering Introduces the World's First Multi-function RT Validated Intellectual Property Core for MIL-STD-1553 COTS Applications
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10/27/2003   Post a comment
Condor Engineering Introduces the World's First Multi-function RT Validated Intellectual Property Core for MIL-STD-1553 COTS Applications
Agere revamps DSP, ARM interface in mobiles
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10/26/2003   Post a comment
Agere released a messaging interface in August that could change the way DSP and ARM microprocessor cores exchange data and control commands in the baseband section of a mobile phone architecture.
Motorola 16-bit hybrid MCU/DSP serves embedded applications
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10/26/2003   Post a comment
56800E core combined with embedded flash yields higher performance controllers with extended temperature operation
VIA Finds a Way to Trim Processor Size, Add Security Features
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10/24/2003   Post a comment
Made in a 130nm process and available at speeds of 533MHz, 800MHz and 1GHz, the Eden-N is almost without question Via's best processor yet. It features the very small nanoBGA package, which measures just 15mm x 15mm. By comparison, Intel's Pentium M CPU measures in at 35mm x 35mm
Embedded DRAM Supports 10 Gb/sec
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10/24/2003   Post a comment
High Performance Embedded DRAM on same CMOS fab
VIA Finds a Way to Trim Processor Size, Add Security Features
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10/21/2003   Post a comment
Made in a 130nm process and available at speeds of 533MHz, 800MHz and 1GHz, the Eden-N is almost without question Via's best processor yet. It features the very small nanoBGA package, which measures just 15mm x 15mm. By comparison, Intel's Pentium M CPU measures in at 35mm x 35mm
ARM's new processor cores enhance wireless security
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10/20/2003   Post a comment
ARM Ltd. last week rolled out the first two of its ARM11 processor cores using the TrustZone architecture for enhanced security in wireless applications.
Transmeta's Efficeon Leaves Crusoe on a Desert Isle
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10/16/2003   Post a comment
eeProductCenter's Murray Slovick comments on Transmeta's second generation chip.
Philips Releases CPU for Next-Gen Media Processors
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10/15/2003   Post a comment
Royal Philips Electronics has announced a TriMedia CPU core designed for use in the next-generation of the company's Nexperia media processors
ARC speeds, cools down processor core
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10/15/2003   Post a comment
ARC International has tweaked its configurable processor to run digital signal processing code faster, while cutting the part's power consumption in half.

Current leakage tool could boost Transmeta's Efficeon
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10/15/2003   Post a comment
Leakage current software adjusts threshold voltage to extend battery life of company's second-generation x86-compatible notebook processor.
Transmeta Launches Efficeon MPU
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10/15/2003   Post a comment
Efficeon TM8000 is based upon a new silicon microarchitecture and also a redesigned version of Transmeta's Code Morphing Software.
World's Smallest, Lowest Power Native x86 Processor
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10/15/2003   Post a comment
Based on a new streamlined Nehemiah core architecture the VIA Eden-N processor comes in a nanoBGA package measuring just 15mm x 15mm, less than half the size of the Intel Pentium M processor, to provide what is said to be the world's smallest, lowest power, native x86 processor.
SUN Debuts UltraSPARC IV
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10/15/2003   Post a comment
The UltraSPARC IV has the potential to double the throughput of Sun's existing high-end and mid-range systems when it hits the market in the first half of 2004.
ARC's configurable processor improved for speed, power
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10/13/2003   Post a comment
ARC International today will announce it has tweaked its configurable processor to run digital signal processing code faster while cutting the amount of power the device consumes in half.
MIPS brings multithreading to masses
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10/13/2003   Post a comment
Xeon Processor for DP Servers, Workstation
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10/10/2003   Post a comment
Intel Corporation has introduced a Xeon processor for dual processor (DP) servers and workstations. The company claims the processor has the highest performance and fastest clock speed of any product in the series, as well as drop-in compatibility for investment protection.
Motorola promises minimal changes for spin-off
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10/9/2003   Post a comment
Motorola Inc.'s Semiconductor Products Sector promised this week that the impact of its pending spin-off from the parent company would be minimal for embedded product developers who now use its hardware.
No easy answers for Motorola's semiconductor business
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10/6/2003   Post a comment
Will new leadership at Motorola Inc. change the fortunes of the company's troubled Semiconductor Products Sector (SPS)? Although most of Motorola has fallen on tough times during the past few years, SPS has fallen harder and faster. With SPS facing problems, including excessive costs, a loss of technological leadership, and a major downsizing of its manufacturing operations, a new vision and strong leadership will be needed to rescue this division, iSuppli believes.


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