At least half of all notebook PCs are expected to boast quad-core microprocessors by 2015 - up from just 9% in 2011.
Oracle has abruptly stopped "all software development" for Intel's Itanium microprocessor.
Intel is preparing to launch its Sandy Bridge processors at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in January. The most interesting thing about these new processors is the kill switches that are built into them.
IBM is slated to ship the world's "fastest" computer chip on September 10th. But what will the 5.2 GHz microprocessor be used for?
Apple has taken another importantl step to maintain its mobile edge by acquiring an advanced chip manufacturer known as Intrinsity.