Inspired by the Raspberry Pi and Arduino, the Adapteva team has set out to build an ARM-powered "supercomputer" for the masses in an attempt to democratize access to parallel computing.
"Clover Trail is massive, so big that it is not economically viable in the markets [Intel] is fighting for."
Researchers have developed tiny electronic devices that can be used in medical implants and which melt right away when they're finished with.
Rockchip is currently sampling a 28nm HKMG RK31xx processor, just months after shipping its RK3066 dual-core chip with a quad-core Mali-400 GPU.
FXI has begun shipping the Cotton Candy, a PC-on-a-stick that features an ARM Cortex-A9 processor paired with Mali 400 graphics.
Apple's mobile iOS devices are currently powered by RISC-based ARM architecture. However, Cupertino's iMac and MacBook lineups are still powered by Intel x86 processors.
Kimdecent has launched a $72 PC-on-a-stick that ships pre-loaded with Android Jellybean.
Apple's indigenously designed A6 SoC apparently boasts "a very unique processor design," along with dual custom CPU cores and three graphics processor cores, most likely a PowerVR SGX 543MP3 running at 266MHz.
Chinese device maker Shenzhen Lanhai is poised to roll out a new Android-powered set-top-box powered by an AMlogic 8726 ARM Cortex-A9 processor paired with 1GB of RAM and 4GB of storage.
Akihiro Suzuki of the Dynasty Warriors franchise says the Wii U's CPU - which features three Power PC cores - poses certain "challenges" for developers.
Globalfoundries is preparing for the next generation of mobile devices with the introduction of advanced 14nm-XM technology based on three-dimensional "FinFET" transistor architecture.
The folks over at the Raspberry Pi Foundation have thus far supported modders who overclocked and overvolted the uber-mini devices, at least in principle.
3D printer manufacturer MakerBot is making its biggest effort yet to target the consumer market with the release of a new low-cost model and the opening of a New York store.
Intel recently showcased a number of near-threshold voltage (NTV) techniques that promise to significantly increase processor energy efficiency by decreasing the supply voltage.
Intel is apparently eyeing ARM's big.LITTLE architecture as a potential paradigm for placing different cores a single x86 die.
Zero Devices has introduced the Z2C, a slick Android PC-on-a-stick that features a Rockchip RK3066 ARM Cortex-A9 dual core processor, 1GB of memory, 8GB of storage and a microSD card slot.
Personal computers accounted for less than half of the DRAM market during the second quarter of 2012.
A new report is claiming that Apple's recently unveiled iPhone 5 is actually powered by a custom ARMv7 core, rather than a design based on ARM's Cortex-A15 architecture.
Analysts at ABI Research confirm Intel's ultrabook platform has yet to take off - despite an extensive marketing campaign by Santa Clara.
A prominent analyst at Citigroup has confirmed that intermediate-term prospects for PCs are less than stellar.