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Penryn, Etc. . . .

Intel talked a bit about its upcoming 2007/2008 processors yesterday. Two observations need to be made: 1) This is a die shrink with a few tweaks, folks Outside of SSE4 (which won’t have any real impact in real apps for Read More

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Peaceful Coexistence . . .

In the next few months, we’ll begin to see sizable flash-based hard drives show up. They’ll be expensive and relatively slow compared to what we’ll see two-three years from now, but that’s not what’s interesting about them. What is interesting Read More

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Make Do With Dresden . . .

At the moment, AMD seems to be having two problems: Big Bad Blue: This shouldn’t be any news to anyone reading this website. Intel pounded AMD with its “when you have lemons, make lemonade” policy with its Pentium pricing, now Read More