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New Year

With 2007 rapidly fading, here’s some forward looking articles that may be of interest: IT People, Places, Things to Hear More or Less About in ’08 In 2007, AMD was plagued by rising debt, shrinking market share, and mounting financial Read More

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The 0GHz Processor . . .

Digitimes has more information on tri- and dual core processors, see here and here. The tricores will begin inauspiciously with TLB-challenged B2 stepping tricores, running at 2.3 and 2.1GHz. If you’ve been holding off on buying a Phenom because they’re Read More

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More FUD . . .

Slightly faster Phenom processors will be delayed until the second quarter, according to mobo makers. They blame it on the TLB. Is that true? Will B3 be the only answer to that, or is TLB cover for B3 problems? Who Read More

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Ubuntu 7.10

SUMMARY: More progress towards a true Windows alternative. The latest version of Ubuntu was released 10/15/2007 and I just got around to checking it out. I have been following Ubuntu’s progress for a little over a year (see Ubuntu – Read More

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AMD: 2008 . . .

Yesterday, we covered the major financial points made at the analyst meeting. We then put high finance on the backburner since the company isn’t going to go under anytime soon, which is all most reading this are concerned about. However, Read More