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AMD finally launches the Kaveri APU, its most important chip launch in years

AMD finally launches the Kaveri APU, its most important chip launch in years

This launch has been a long time coming. AMD took the wraps off its Kaveri APU today, officially putting the chip on pre-order — for delivery in the next few weeks — and launching a few benchmark results to demonstrate its performance. We’ve written a great deal about Kaveri in the past, so I’ll mostly recap today. This is AMD’s ...

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Finally, we get some promos to O-Bey on new CD

Finally, we get some promos to O-Bey on new CD

NC1/LNG/WENN Beyoncé’s album is a stealth smash, but get ready now for heavy publicity backing the new songs and videos, like the one above. Queen Bey has pulled off the biggest music heist in history – debuting her “secret,” self-titled album at No. 1 with 617,000 copies sold in just a few days, according to Nielsen SoundScan. But even though ...

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Stanene is ’100% efficient’, could finally replace copper wires in silicon chips

Stanene is ’100% efficient’, could finally replace copper wires in silicon chips

Move over, graphene and carbyne — stanene, with 100% electrical efficiency at temperatures up to 100 degrees Celsius (212F), is here, and it wants to replace the crummy, high-resistance copper wires that are a big limiting factor in current computer chips. Where graphene is a single-atom-thick layer of carbon, stanene is a single-atom-thick layer of tin. Modern computer chips, such ...

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